Category Archives: Learning

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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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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A Second Life Emergency – The French Connection

SL Resident Wyll Neopolitan a real life medical emergency physician from Toulouse, a city in southwest France, narrates the Second Life experience with virtual instructional demonstrations on emergency care to multiple real life classrooms full of students who really do … Continue reading

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3D Virtual Worlds for Health and Healthcare : a special issue of JVWR

Journal of Virtual Worlds Research Vol 2, No 2: 3D Virtual Worlds for Health and Healthcare Table of Contents Editor’s Corner Maria Toro-Troconis, Maged N. Kamel Boulos 1) Musings on the State of ‘3-D Virtual Worlds for Health and Healthcare’ … Continue reading

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Speech-Language & Hearing Science : Larynx Anatomy Test

[9:49] Blue Terminal: Hello Daneel Ariantho, thank you for taking the Larynx Anatomy Test (Blue arrow) [9:49] Blue Terminal: This test will make arrows appear around the Larynx in front of you. Fly around the Larynx, find the arrows of … Continue reading

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Reaction : chemistry 101

    Reaction: Chemistry 101 is created exclusively for Aldrich by Madpea Productions in association with Orange Island.    Sigma-Aldrich is a leading Life Science and High Technology company. Their biochemical and organic chemical products and kits are used in scientific … Continue reading

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Respiratory medicine cases by Imperial College London in Second Life

First of all, the CNN video : [Doctors train in ‘Second Life‘ 1:11 A British med school is having students learn by treating virtual patients in the online world ‘Second Life’. Source: CNN | Added March 27, 2009] The … Continue reading

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