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Dear Members of the NewWorld Clinic Community,
Thank you so much for your participation in the NewWorld Clinic Community. I would like to invite you to join me on our related site found at "http://www.newworldclinician.com" where you will find current information on our activities focused on learning in virtual environments. This is where you will also find a link to create an account on The Health Grid, an OpenSim based virtual environment for learning. Hope to see you all there…Continue
Posted by Gerald Stapleton on September 2, 2014 at 6:58pm
Posted by Gerald Stapleton on December 30, 2010 at 1:56pm
A group of University of Kentucky Second Life researchers and their colleagues will discuss their work using Second Life for medical resident education at the ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education) speaker series in Second Life on Tuesday May 25. Thanks to Beth Kramer from UK for posting the following information regarding the presentation to the Second Life Education Listserv.
Title: The Doctor is In(world)
Venue: ISTE Island Auditorium:…Continue
Posted by Gerald Stapleton on May 18, 2010 at 6:00pm
I was pleased to see that UIC's Margaret Czart is featured in this month's 3rd Rock Grid newsletter. Margaret is a doctoral student from the UIC School of Public Health who also works as a Research Assistant in the Department of Medical Education in the UIC College of Medicine. In Second Life, Margaret is Director of the Health Behavior Research Center, an Associate Director of the NewWorld Clinic, and a member of the Steering Committee for the Virtual Worlds Education…Continue
Posted by Gerald Stapleton on March 24, 2010 at 12:42pm