ANNOUNCE: Virtual Reality and Medicine Conference, NYC, NY 
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 ANNOUNCE: Virtual Reality and Medicine Conference, NYC, NY

CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT:

VIRTUAL REALITY AND MEDICINE:  THE CUTTING EDGE

DATE:  Sept. 8,9,10,11 / 1994
PLACE: New York Hilton Hotel, New York, NY

PRODUCED BY:  Sig-Advanced Applications, Inc.
Publishers of Virtual Reality Systems Magazine.

** A major conference and exhibition entirely
dedicated to Virtual Reality applications in the
Biomedical Field.

** Over 35 hands-on Virtual Reality exhibits
featuring the latest hardware and software.

** 50 speakers from researchers to developers to
users.

FEATURED TOPICS:

* Telepresence Surgery
* Medical Education
* Telemedicine
* Real-World Applications

SPECIAL 1/2 DAY FIELD TRIP:  VR technology in the
Surgical Operating Room, Mt. Sinai School of
Medicine, VAMC Hospital

* Minimally invasive surgeries with 3D vision and
telerobotics
* Virtual Reality Anesthesia Simulator
* Clinico-pathological Teleconferencing

CONFERENCE CHAIRS:

Stanley Goldstein, Publisher, Virtual Reality
Systems magazine, NY, NY

Robert J. Greenstein, M.D., FACS, Dept. of
Surgery, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, NY, NY

Baxter J. Garcia, Ph.D., Albert Einstein College
of Medicine and Automated Medical Products Corp.,
NY, NY

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:

Col. Richard M. Satava, M.D., FACS, General
Surgery, Walter Reed Army Center, Advanced
Research Projects Agency, Arlington, VA

Beth A. Marcus, Ph.D., Founder and Chief Technical
Officer, Exos, Inc., Woburn, MA

SESSION CHAIRS:

Telepresence I:  Grigore C. Burdea, Ph.D., Dept.
of Computer Engineering, Rutgers University

Telepresence II:  Russell H. Taylor, Ph.D.,
Manager, Computer-Assisted Surgery, IBM, T.J.
Watson Research Center

Surgery I:  Robert J. Greenstein, M.D., FACS,
Dept. of Surgery, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine

Surgery II:  Patrick J. Kelly, M.D., Chairman,
Dept. of Neurosurgery, NYU

Education I:  Kevin T. McGovern, Exec. VP, Cine-
Med Inc.

Education II:   Rory Stuart, Ph.D., Member
Technical Staff, NYNEX Science & Technology

Real-World Applications I:  William A. Lorensen,
Ph.D., General Electric R&D

Real-World Applications II:  Jonathon R. Merril,
M.D., VP, High Techsplanations

****FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION****AND REDUCED
REGISTRATION RATES

For additional information please contact:
SIG-ADVANCED APPLICATIONS, INC., 1562 First Ave.,
Suite 286, NY, NY  10028.  Tel: (212)717-1318
Fax: (212) 861-0588/89.



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