Dr. ir. Isabel Van De Keere
Founder & CEO
PhD in Engineering Sciences, Biomedical Engineering & Materials Sciences, Biomaterials & Medical Implants
MSc in Electro-Mechanical Engineering (ir)
Following a long physical rehab period Isabel went through herself due to a work accident in 2010, she decided to start Immersive Rehab in September 2016. The aim of Immersive Rehab is to create physical rehabilitation exercises in Virtual Reality that improve patient recovery and reduce referral times, to make rehab fun and engaging, and to have a better patient outcome.
Isabel is an experienced healthcare technology innovator, product strategist & manager, scientist/academic, product designer, experimentalist, and collaborator across disciplines. She is passionate about science, healthcare technologies, digital health, immersive technologies (VR/AR) and its applications in healthcare, using tech for good, social entrepreneurship, and promoting women in science & tech.