Professor M.P. (Marlies) Schijven, MD PhD MHSc Surgeon and Master in Health Sciences. Chair of Simulation, Serious Gaming and Applied Mobile Healthcare Academic Medical Center of Amsterdam, the Netherlands. President-Elect of the International Society for Wearable Technology in Healthcare Immediate Past-President of the Dutch Society for Simulation in Healthcare. Program Chair on e-Health of the Netherlands Federation of University Medical Centers (NFU). Program Leader and EU lead researcher of the OR Black Box™ system.
Publications in the area of surgery (achalasia and reflux disease), m-health, e-health, wearable technology, medical education and simulation technology. Expert in the area of virtual and augmented reality medical simulation, serious gaming, validation studies and validation processes Advisory Board Member of Games for Health Europe and editor of several journals among which BMJ Innovations and JMIR Serious Games.