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Crain’s New York Features Medical Avatar

Virgil Wong, CEO of Medical Avatar, was interviewed for today’s issue of Crain’s Health Pulse, a daily newsletter published by Crain’s New York. A brief quotation from the publication reads: Crain’s New York is a leading print and online publication that offers breaking news stories, detailed statistics, and market analysis on over a dozen key New York industries. Crain’s…

Telehealth & Telecare Aware Highlights Medical Avatar

New York (November 16, 2013) Donna Cusano, Editor In Chief of Telehealth & Telecare Aware, wrote about Medical Avatar in her analysis and overview of the 2013 New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC) Digital Health Conference. Her description of CEO Virgil Wong’s main stage presentation, Time Travel Simulations for Transformative Health, reads as follows: Medical Avatar…

Seeing a better you can change your real-life health

(Washington, D.C., March 27, 2013) Medical Avatar CEO Virgil Wong appeared on NPR’s The Kojo Nnamdi Show on WAMU 88.5 FM. Can seeing an image of a healthier you change your real-life health? Experiments in which people see 3-D images of themselves before and after long-term exposure to sun or cigarette smoke can have a powerful…