Brandon Birckhead, MD, Research, Los Angeles, CA, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

BrandonBirckheadMD

Research Los Angeles, CA

Virtual Reality Clinical Research Project Scientist

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Summary

  • My research interest is in the use of immersive technology in healthcare. Immersive technology encompasses virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and mixed reality(MR) platforms. I am working with VR researchers to develop research methodology to improve the quality of clinical studies made to assess the impact of immersive technology.

Education & Training

  • Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
    Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated HospitalsRESIDENCY
  • University of Tennessee Medical Center at Knoxville
    University of Tennessee Medical Center at KnoxvilleINTERNSHIP
  • Mayo Clinic School of Medicine
    Mayo Clinic School of MedicineMEDICAL_SCHOOL
  • University of TennesseeOTHER_TRAINING

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2018 - 2022

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Brainstorm VR/AR Innovation Lab Finalist 3rd Annual Innovations in Psychiatry and Behavioral Health: Virtual Reality and Behavior Change, 2017

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Authored Content

  • Medical Education w/ 360 degree videoOctober 2017

Press Mentions

  • Augmented Reality in Healthcare Will Be Revolutionary
    Augmented Reality in Healthcare Will Be Revolutionary
  • How a Pediatric Cardiologist Uses VR to Educate on Congenital Heart Conditions
    How a Pediatric Cardiologist Uses VR to Educate on Congenital Heart ConditionsJune 03, 2019
  • In-Depth: Therapeutic VR in 2018 Is No Longer Just a Distraction (Therapy)
    In-Depth: Therapeutic VR in 2018 Is No Longer Just a Distraction (Therapy)May 18, 2018

Committees

  • Co-Chair, The VRARA Digital Health Committee 2017 - 2018

Hospital Affiliations