Katie Hoolahan

Virtually Healthy

Managing Director
Virtually Healthy

After realising the potential of VR in helping to solve the major problem of low engagement in exercise for health, Katie founded Virtually Healthy to conduct the necessary research to bring VR games into the health and fitness industries, with an aim to improve mental and physical health. Katie has a BSc in Applied Sport and Exercise Science and an MSc in Biomedical Engineering, with a focus on the gamification of exercise using virtual reality.

3:15pm - 3:45pm

Wednesday March 3

The Use of Gamified VR for Improving Physical and Mental Health