11 February 2020
University Fund Limburg/SWOL

Realising ‘elephantine’ ambitions

It’s never nice for a child to be stuck in hospital. To promote the wellbeing and recovery of sick children, UM professor Pim Martens and team aim to create a special animal room in the paediatric ward of the Maastricht UMC+. What does this ambitious research project entail, and what do the researchers need to bring it to fruition? “Using virtual reality we’ll soon be able to let all children experience the animal world.”