Empowerment Through Games and Animation

Creators from Extra Credits YouTube channel sit down with medical professionals and Child’s Play Charity to discuss the impact of video games and cartoons on the healthcare environment. Learn how these groups came together to create powerful animated videos that share personal stories and educate patients about their upcoming hospital experiences.


J.J. Bouchard [Manager of Patient Technology Program, Michigan Medicine], Kristan Freitag [Certified Child Life Specialist, Michigan Medicine], Connor Rivera [Patient Technology Specialist, Michigan Medicine], Geoffery Zatkin [Studio Director, Extra Credits YouTube Channel], Matthew Krol [Showrunner, Extra Credits YouTube channel], Kirsten Carlile [Philanthropy and Partner Experiences Director, Child’s Play Charity]