Category Archives: Healthcare

The Impact of Meaningful Use on Health Care

Date: Wednesday, January 16, 2013 Time: 5:00-6:00 pm Central Standard Time (3:00-4:00 pm SLT/PST; 11:00 pm-Midnight UTC/GMT) – Convert to your time zone Location: UT Arlington Conference Center in Second Life, UTArlington III in Second Life Speaker: Gary Keast, Meaningful Use Program Manager, Mayo Clinic … Continue reading

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Philip Rosedale at Virtual Ability

The second annual International Disability Rights Affirmation Conference was held Friday August 3rd and Saturday August 4th 2012, in Second Life®. The theme of this year’s conference was “A Community of Communities.” Gentle Heron talks to SecondLife creator Philip Rosedale … Continue reading

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The Future of Health Applications in Virtual Worlds: Challenges, Solutions, and Convergence

Beyond the PTSD virtual experience in Second Life, this panel of experts will discuss challenges and obstacles to wider adoption of virtual worlds in health care and discuss strategies, successes and obstacles in implementation. Moderated by Kevin Holloway, T2 Project … Continue reading

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CliniSpace : a serious game made with Unity3D

CliniSpace offers a new generation of training environments for healthcare professionals – immersive, authentic, 3D virtual environments that replicate the familiar surroundings of daily work. A Serious-game in your browser. Healthcare Training with SImulation the Bio2Device group in the Silicon Valley … Continue reading

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Traumatic Brain Injury: New understanding

A presentation and Q/A session, open to the public, led by Dr. Allen Brown, physician in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Mayo Clinic. Thursday, March 29, 2012 Noon PDT Mayo Clinic conference center, Mayo Clinic island Presented simultaneously in Voice … Continue reading

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MEdSim Magazine: the Journal for Healthcare Education, Simulation and Training

MEdSim is designed to promote the best and most advanced education and training practices for the next generation of healthcare professionals. MEdSim is written by professionals in medicine, simulation and training, who are recognised leaders with a lifetime of experience. Produced … Continue reading

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Multi-User Virtual Environments in Healthcare: A Primer for Healthcare Students

This presentation was given to the University of San Francisco’s Dr. Margaret Hansen’s Nursing Informatics Class.

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