The University of Pretoria has just invested in haptic technology, in the shape of Haptic Cow and Haptic Horse from Virtalis for its Faculty of Veterinary Science. “The Skills Laboratory at the Faculty of Veterinary Science sought funding from the South African Health and Welfare Sector Education and Training Authority (HWSETA) for a haptic system, … Continued
One of the largest veterinary schools in the world, Utrecht University, has recently installed Haptic Horse from Virtalis. Dr Mathijs Theelen, assistant professor in equine internal medicine, commented: “Our combined Haptic Horse and Cow was installed in April and we have already integrated these into our teaching schedule as part of our Pre-Clinical Week. All … Continued
The University of Cambridge has recently installed both the Haptic Cow and Horse at the Department of Veterinary Medicine. Both training systems, employ a virtual environment and haptics to simulate an animal’s internal organs. These training tools were developed by Prof Sarah Baillie of The University of Bristol and are marketed and supported worldwide by … Continued
Midwestern University in Arizona has recently installed both the Haptic Cow and Horse in its new College of Veterinary Medicine to help make their students “Day One Ready”. Both training systems employ haptics to simulate an animal’s internal organs and were developed by Prof Sarah Baillie of The University of Bristol and are marketed and … Continued
The University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Foundation (Stiftung Tierärztliche Hochschule Hannover – TiHo) has opened a new Clinical Skills Laboratory and has bought both the Haptic Cow and Haptic Horse systems from Virtalis.
Virtalis markets the Haptic Cow and Haptic Horse products and has already installed them in many of the UK’s leading
Virtalis to make Haptic Cow available internationally
With most of the UK’s veterinary schools now Haptic Cow users, Virtalis is launching this unique veterinary trainer internationally.