Greg Wadley is a Lecturer in the Department of Computing and Information Systems at the University of Melbourne. He studies the application of technology to health and wellbeing in areas such as youth mental health, adult mental health, social connectedness, smoking cessation, health screening, Asperger's syndrome, chronic pain and climate change, and has authored papers on anthropology of drug use and research in sensitive settings.
He holds degrees in Human-Computer Interaction (PhD, Melbourne), Cognitive Science (MSc, Melbourne), and Computer Science (BSc, Queensland). Greg is a member of ACM SIGCHI and the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of Australia.
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
This is your Brain on Virtual RealityFree Public Lecture
No longer within the realms of science fiction, virtual reality technologies are advancing neurological and cognitive development and rehabilitation. Virtual reality has already been used successfully to treat youth and adult mental health conditi...