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Known as electronic games for psychotherapy (EGP), or ‘serious games,’ UT Dallas assistant professor Dr. Majorie Zielke and her team in the ATEC program are able to deepen their knowledge and critical insight to better diagnose patients who suffer from chronic back pain. Serious games employ the use of virtual reality (VR) to simulate a recreation of real life events wherein patients can interact kinetically during rehabilitation.

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About UT Dallas Research

The Office of Research fosters the advancement of cutting-edge research discoveries and technology at the University of Texas at Dallas, an innovative institution in the heart of North Texas on the path to achieving Tier One national research status.

Our departmental resources provide faculty and staff with a variety of specialized information and training to help efficiently navigate funding opportunities, proposal development, post-award fiscal and effort advising, as well as guidance in facilitating commercial partnerships. Inventors and entrepreneurs benefit from specialized commercialization support with industry knowledge to assist with startup incubation, negotiations, and licensing.

Leadership at UT Dallas understands that the most fertile areas of research often lie at the intersections of traditional disciplines, where the insights of people approaching problems from different perspectives can produce surprising and valuable results that impact society.

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Richardson, Texas 75080-3021