Thanks to my good friend Andre Blackman, author of Pulse+Signal and co-author for our new blog healthGAMERS, I was able to contribute to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s new Guest Blogger Series: Views on Increasing the Use of Digital Games for Health. This week, The Pioneer Portfolio wants to engage individuals outside of the Foundation in a dialogue about what they believe needs to done to increase the effective use of digital games for the purpose of supporting health and healthcare goals.
Check out our response entitled Developing and Sustaining Health Games — A Losing Battle?. Expect additional thoughts in this amazing series from folks like Richard Tate of HopeLab, Ann Thai of Joan Ganz Cooney, Anastasia Goodstein of YPulse, Greg Matthews of Humana Games and Nedra Weinreich of Spare Change. What a line-up! Feel free to weigh in yourself and tell Pioneering Ideas what you think. Heck, let Monster’s Blog know too!
[...] pdf)—Or this week’s RWJF’s Pioneering Ideas blog series where healthGAMERS from HopeLab, Playnormous, and youth leaders in the field like Ypulse share their voice and [...]
It was a GREAT article and really glad to have been able to help with this! Change is truly coming, we’re the new guard!
@Andre – Thank you so much! This wouldn’t have been possible without you, so thank YOU for helping get this article out to the masses.