Embodied Labs is an experiential education design company that specializes in creating and implementing empathy-based, patient-centered health curriculum.
Embodied Labs uses the immersive experience of VR to put health care professionals and family caregivers into the body and mind of those who are challenged with lifespan aging issues.
Embodied Labs was founded in 2016 by Carrie Shaw, alongside with Erin Washington and Thomas Leahy. The company is headquartered in Los Angeles, California.
The Embodied Labs immersive training platform gives you access to a growing library of virtual experience labs that simulate key problems and situations facing older adults and their caregivers. The company collaboratively works with health care, gerontology, medical and clinical scientist experts as well as seasoned Hollywood filmmakers for powerful storytelling.
Embodied Labs has been selected as one of only 12 finalists to present at the prestigious Health 2.0 VentureConnect event held during the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco the week of January 13.
Embodied Labs is backed by Ziegler Link·Age Fund, The Venture Reality Fund, SustainVC, WXR Fund and others. The company raised $3.2M in a Seed round on Jan 13, 2020. This new round brings Embodied Labs' total funding to $4.3M to date.