Simon McCallum

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Associate Professor at Gjøvik University College

Simon McCallum is a New Zealander working in Norway. He has 10 year Lecturing and research experience in Computer Scinece and Game Development, and 2 years working as a Game Developer. His current research interests are Serious Games, including both Games for Health and Games for Education; Augmented Reality; and pervasive games.

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    Presentation: pHealth – personalised Health with personalised Games

    Personalisation of healthcare has been a focus for many professionals. The introduction of games into healthcare provides new ways of personalising care, while the perspective of personalised healthcare can inform the design of games for health. Presenting examples from the pHealth2012 conference with a discussion from the workshop on Games for Personalised Health.