Uses of virtual worlds in the teaching of health related topics including:

Counselling

  • Preferred Family Healthcare's Virtual World/Avatar Assisted Treatment programming as featured on SAMHSA's Road to Recovery Series.
  • Scenario based learning using videos filmed in Second Life (machinima) as teaching resources at the University of New England, NSW, Australia.

Health

Nutrition



Medical Librarians


Medical students


Midwifery


Nursing


Nutrition

Nutritional SIM on the University of Idaho’s meta-campus – please review to see if this SIM meets your needs.

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/University%20Idaho%20CALS/9/117/28

Pharmacy

  • University of Nottingham
  • Scenario based learning using videos filmed in Second Life (machinima) as teaching resources at the University of New England, NSW, Australia.
  • Group - Pharmacology Education group in Second Life (owner known in SL as js vavoom)

Paramedic training


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