EmmaRye

A VR MRI Simulator For Anxiety Relief & Patient Wellbeing

BY VRAL CORP

Immersive training to reduce fear, calm the body, and expedite the MRI process.

WHAT IS EMMARYE?

Emma Rye™ is a pre-MRI training tool designed to put anyone at ease and help them avoid moving during the actual procedure. Undergoing an MRI is a frightening experience for children and adults alike. The process demands that the patient remains still, in spite of the loud noise and confined space. Many patients require sedation, which carries its own inherent risks and high cost.

Designed by pediatric physicians and VR experts, EmmaRye™ can change the experience of undergoing radiology procedures from frightening to exhilarating. Turning kids’ frowns upside-down during an MRI. Emma Rye™ is developed in Toronto, Canada and uses patent-pending technology and software.

WHY EMMARYE?

Train Now. Image Later.
Image Better.

Avoid Sedation & Anesthesia

Reduce the number of patients that require sedation or general anesthesia, saving cost and lowering risk.

Avoid Sedation & Anesthesia

Reduce the number of patients that require sedation or general anesthesia, saving cost and lowering risk.

Reduce Scan Duration

MRI operators and technicians can perform the scan faster and with less breaks when the patient is calm and cooperative, thus reducing scan duration and increasing machine throughput

  • Real Time Conversation
  • Group Management
  • Anotation System
  • Feedback Function

Improve Image Quality

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Improve Image Quality

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Our Technology Ecosystem

We Utilize The Latest Equipment in the Immersive Technology Space
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Virtual Reality

Emma Rye™ is an interactive roomscale VR app that uses high-quality photorealistic environment & 3D models to deliver an immersive experience

BioFeedback Loop

Our system will detect and respond to head movement, heart rate and breathing to help patients relax and calm themselves

Operator Station

The operator has complete control over the simulation and can monitor patient vitals in realtime. A camera can bring a caregiver into the VR experience to further calm the patient.

Data Logging

All vital metrics such as head movement, heart rate, oxygen level, audio level and eye movements can be logged for further analysis.

Our Technology Ecosystem

Virtual Reality

Emma Rye™ is an interactive roomscale VR app that uses high-quality photorealistic environment & 3D models to deliver an immersive experience

BioFeedback Loop

Our system will detect and respond to head movement, heart rate and breathing to help patients relax and calm themselves

Operator Station

The operator has complete control over the simulation and can monitor patient vitals in realtime. A camera can bring a caregiver into the VR experience to further calm the patient.

Data Logging

All vital metrics such as head movement, heart rate, oxygen level, audio level and eye movements can be logged for further analysis.

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Bio-Responsive Gameplay Guides

Bio-Responsive Gameplay Guides

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Partners & Collaborators

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Who is Using our Technology

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The People Behind VRAL Corp & EmmaRye

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VRAL Corp is the parent company behind EmmaRye and specializes in the development of immersive applications for the healthcare industry. EmmaRye is the first of many products we will release to transform health service delivery in the era of  Extended Reality (XR).

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Shachar "Vice" Weis

CTO/Co-Founder

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A software developer with over 25 years of experience in a wide range of diciplines, Virtual Reality, 3D and 2D, game dev, robotics, UX design and automation.

Dr. Hillel S. Maresky

CEO & Co-Founder

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Dr. Hillel S. Maresky is a Toronto-based radiologist and medical imaging specialist, certified in both SMRC and SCCT level III – the highest qualifications in cardiac imaging.

Brian Tanner

Chairman of the Board

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A senior executive with 20 years of experience in strategy, strategic forecasting and business planning, implementation and securitization of new clients, Licensing, distributors, and manufacturers.

Dr. Tolulope Ola

Clinical Research Coordinator/Chair, PFAC

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Tolulope graduated from the medical program at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. During her studies at RCSI developed a keen interest in simulation medicine and its real world applications

T. Hunter McCann

Executive Creative Director

LA based commercial creative designer and a veteran with experience in live-action, animation, SFX, CGI, immersive and social content formats

Dapo Ajisafe

Director Of Communication & MedTech Consultant

Dapo has extensive experience in healthcare, from recreation therapy to public health with a focus on behavioral modification. His Master’s in social marketing provides a keen insight into eliciting voluntary behavioral changes through targeted programming

Jack Bensimon

Chief Compliance Officer

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Jack J. Bensimon is a seasoned regulatory compliance professional and former CCO who specializes in Securities Law, Corporate Governance, Privacy, and AML & Terrorist Financing compliance. He has an LL.M. from both Osgoode Hall Law School – York University, and the University of Toronto – Faculty of Law.

Paul Mesburis

Chief Financial Officer

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Paul is a CPA in both Ontario & Illnois and a CFA with over 25 years of experience in all aspects of corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, global portfolio management, risk management and corporate strategy. In addition, Paul has significant public company board and corporate governance experience. He has advised corporate boards for over 20 years, and is a Corporate Director of several publicly listed companies .He earned his MBA from the Schulich School of Business at York University and a B.A. from the University of Toronto.

Randi Bass

Director, Business Devleopment

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A passionate, tenacious and creative sales and business development consultant with significant and diverse experience in the cosmetic, Health & Beauty Aids, OTC, Toy, Beverage and Family Planning industries. Success achieved by anazlyzing business needs and ensuring all stakeholders achieve objectives.

Board of Advisors

Albert Aziza

Advisory Board Member

Albert has over 10 years of experience as a senior manager in a tertiary care pediatric organisation focused on imaging technologies. His portfolio includes: Image Guided Therapy, MRI and Magneto Encephalography. He was involved in the planning and very successful implementation of a hybrid MRI and interventional suite with surgical services and interventional radiology.

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