Category Archives: Second Life

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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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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SPICE

The University of New England (UNE)is going to implement an OpenSim based Virtual World for pharmacy and social work students. This project is called SPICE, for Social work Pharmacy Interaction Contextualization Experience. The building of pharmacy was originally hosted on … 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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2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Minty-Fresh™. Crunchy numbers A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. … Continue reading

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