Conference Archive

We invite you to browse this archive of syllabi and other materials from all the Medicine Meets Virtual Reality conferences, including the two stand-alone NextMed conferences. And we are proud to share The Economist‘s write-up of our 2001 conference.

MMVR 1
Discovering Applications for 3-D Multi-Media Interactive Technology in the Health Sciences
June 4 – 7, 1992
San Diego, California

MMVR 2
Interactive Technology & Healthcare: Visionary Applications for Simulation, Visualization, Robotics
January 27 – 30, 1994
San Diego, California

MMVR 3
Interactive Technology and the New Paradigm for Healthcare
January 19 – 22, 1995
San Diego, California

MMVR 4
Health Care in the Information Age: Future Tools for Transforming Medicine
January 17 – 20, 1996
San Diego, California

MMVR 5
Global Healthcare Grid: Transformation of Medicine through Communication
January 22 – 25, 1997
San Diego, California

NextMed
The End of Health Care?
January 27 – 29, 1998
San Diego, California

MMVR 6
Art, Science, Technology: Healthcare (R)Evolution
January 28 – 31, 1998
San Diego, California

MMVR 7
The Convergence of Physical & Informational Technologies: Options for a New Era in Healthcare
January 20 – 23, 1999
San Francisco, California

NextMed 2
Envisioning the Future of Medicine
April 9 – 11, 1999
Boston, Massachusetts

MMVR 2000 (8)
Envisioning Healing: Interactive Technology and the Patient-Practitioner Dialogue
January 27 – 30, 2000
Newport Beach, California

MMVR 2001 (9)
Outer Space, Inner Space, Virtual Space
January 24 – 27, 2001
Newport Beach, California

MMVR 02/10
Digital Upgrades: Applying Moore’s Law to Health
January 23 – 26, 2002
Newport Beach, California

MMVR 11
NextMed: Health Horizon
January 22 – 25, 2003
Newport Beach, California

MMVR 12
Building a Better You: The Next Tools for Medical Education, Diagnosis, and Care
January 14 – 17, 2004
Newport Beach, California

MMVR 13
The Magical Next Becomes the Medical Now
January 26 – 29, 2005
Long Beach, California

MMVR 14
Accelerating Change in Healthcare: Next Medical Toolkit
January 24 – 27, 2006
Long Beach, California

MMVR 15
in vivo, in vitro, in silico: Designing the Next in Medicine
February 6 – 9, 2007
Long Beach, California

MMVR 16
parallel, combinatorial, convergent: NextMed by Design
January 29 – February 1, 2008
Long Beach, California

MMVR 17
NextMed: Design for/the Well Being
January 19 – 22, 2009
Long Beach, California

MMVR 18 / NextMed
February 8 – 12, 2011
Newport Beach, California

MMVR 19 / NextMed
February 9 – 11, 2012
Newport Beach, California

NextMed / MMVR 20
February 20 – 23, 2013
San Diego, California

NextMed / MMVR 21
February 19 – 22, 2014
Manhattan Beach, California

NextMed / MMVR 22
April 7 – 9, 2016
Los Angeles, California

Also:

The Cutting Edge of Virtual Reality
The Economist, March 22, 2001