KU School Of Medicine-Wichita Teaches Empathy With Virtual Reality
Virtual reality headsets are allowing future doctors to 'walk a mile in their patient’s shoes.'
Through these immersive experiences, students can get a glimpse into what it’s like to have Alzheimer's, dementia or Parkinson's disease. Hear how this process is not only educational, but helps students build empathy with their patients.
- Dr. Tiffany Schwasinger-Schmidt, assistant professor of Medicine at University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita