During the forum, educators from all over the world using the Moog Simodont® Dental trainers will share their experiences and research results implementing virtual reality training in their curriculum.
Using this cutting edge technology provides tremendous opportunities to increase efficiency and safety for all stakeholders in dental training.
Moog Simodont® Dental Trainer provides a superior learning experience with realistic feel in a virtual reality environment. Hand instruments as well as dental burrs are simulated for training on hand skills. Cases can be customized and created by teachers. Students’ work can be self-evaluated or evaluated by software and teachers.
Transfer of skills from haptic to conventional simulation - Erica Yates, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia.
Creating Realistic Caries in a Haptic Environment- Andrew Keeling, Leeds Dental Institute, Leeds
Update on Simodont Use at UPenn- Margrit Maggio, University of Pennsylvania, USA.
Preclinical assessment methodology of Simodont® Dental Trainer. Where we are & Where we need to go- Ignacio Aliaga from Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid.
Simodont research and education at ACTA- Paul Wesselink, ACTA, Amsterdam
Current and future developments Moog Simodont Dental Trainer- Moog.