Training Medical Professionals In Virtual Worl

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Training Medical Professionals In Virtual Worl

  1. 1. Training Medical Professionals  in Virtual Worlds SLED Community Conference Tampa, FL September 6, 2008
  2. 2. Presenters <ul><li>Geoff Cain, M.S., sl: Dante Arbusto </li></ul><ul><ul><li>instructional designer, English faculty, Tacoma Community College </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>[email_address] , Skype:  geoffcain </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Scott Merrick, sl: Scottmerrick </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Vanderbilt </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>[email_address] , Skype: Scott Merrick </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>John Miller, RN, MN, sl: JS Vavoom, </li></ul><ul><ul><li>MUVErs, LLC and nursing faculty, Tacoma Community College </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>[email_address] , Skype:  jsvavoom </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Dr. Rameshsharma (Ramesh) Ramloll, sl:  Moriz Gupte </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Research Assistant Professor, Idaho State University </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>r.ramloll@gmail.com, Skype:   Ramesharma Ramloll </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Cathy Walker, sl:  padlurowncanoe Dibou </li></ul><ul><ul><li>St. Vincent de Paul School </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>[email_address] , Skype:  padlurowncanoe </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Support groups <ul><ul><li>Ouchies, chronic pain </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>GimpGirl, mobility issues </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Multiple sclerosis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ability Commons, sl Gentle Heron </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Alcoholics anonymous, sl Coughran Mayo </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Tailored orientation <ul><ul><li>Highest priority skills first:  movement, camera-ing, communication </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Interactive, less text based </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Support people on sim </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  5. 5. Simple 3D interactive objects for teaching <ul><ul><li>Simple prim contruction </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hoover text script </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>URL script </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Spidergram flowcharting </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Web jpegs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Move prims to be interactive  </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Evergreen Island slurl: </li></ul><ul><li>http://tinyurl.com/63tgqh </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>YouTube: http://tinyurl.com/5mewxo </li></ul>
  6. 6. Interactive simulations <ul><ul><li>Lesson based hospital simulations with a patient </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Promote decision making skills </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Remediation activities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Improvements over Vesim design </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Positive reinforcement </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>YouTube: http://tinyurl.com/67dlhy   </li></ul>
  7. 7. Collaboration <ul><ul><li>Play2Train(TM)  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Our experience developing a knowledge network around the Play2Train emergency preparedness training effort </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>example:  Play2Train.org </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Collaboration between subject matter experts and content developers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Best case scenario </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Worst case scenario </li></ul></ul></ul>
  8. 8. More collaboration <ul><ul><li>How to fund your collaborative efforts? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Challenges </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Solutions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reality checks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Perceived low barrier to entrance </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Infrastructure challenges/ Federal Information Security Management Act/ State laws as barriers to international collaborations </li></ul></ul></ul>

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