Category Archives: Out of SL

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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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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Virtual pharmacy clean room

It’s great ! It’s virtual reality for pharmacy students. Not virtual world in this case. But I hope to see something like that soon in Second Life : a virtual clean room to practice preparations like chemotherapies. The article : … Continue reading

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PIVOTE (for PREVIEW Immersive Virtual Training Environment) is a virtual learning authoring system for virtual worlds. It was developed as part of the JISC funded PREVIEW project, where it was used to develop training material for Paramedic students at St … Continue reading

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HONcode accreditation

Image via Wikipedia Health On the Net Foundation: Health On the Net Foundation is the leading organization promoting and guiding the deployment of useful and reliable online medical and health information, and its appropriate and efficient use. Created in 1995, … Continue reading

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Few things about 3D healthcare

No link with ‘2nd Life’, only some few cool things about 3D healthcare online.    Games for Health 4th Annual Conference This will be May 8-9, 2008 Baltimore MD. A part will be of course about virtual worlds and health … Continue reading

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