European Association of Hospital Pharmacists  in Second Life with ASHP, FIP and WHO. S. Letellier 1, J. Surugue 2.   1 Cen...
What is a virtual world ? <ul><li>A  virtual world  is a computer-based simulated environment  intended for its users to i...
What is Second Life ?
What changes to users?   <ul><li>The Sense of  Self </li></ul><ul><li>The Death of  Distance </li></ul><ul><li>The Power o...
Why use a Virtual World ? After ThinkBalm © 2008
2 nd  floor : Healthcare landmarks 1 st  floor : EAHP meeting room  and exhibition   EAHP exhibition in Second Life
1st floor : EAHP meeting room and exhibition
 
Pharmatopia: the tabeleting lab
 
The Ann Myers Medical Center
The Palomar West Hospital
Imperial College London Hospital
A place for conferences
Play2Train
HealthInfo Archipelago
In-world groups Support groups within Second Life <ul><li>Virtual Ability --  helping those with disabilities  </li></ul><...
 
Chemistry activities in Second Life http://slusage.com/chemistry.asp
Chemistry in practice M4 : Magical Molecular Model Maker   Hiro’s rezzers :  ORAC and OpenSLEDware
Pharmaceutical laboratories Pfizer Spain Johnson & Johnson
Questions ? More information : http://eahpvirtualexpo.net78.net “ Within five years, the 3-D Internet will be as important...
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  • EAHP in Second Life

    1. 1. European Association of Hospital Pharmacists in Second Life with ASHP, FIP and WHO. S. Letellier 1, J. Surugue 2. 1 Centre Hospitalier Saint Louis, Orne, L'Aigle, France. 2 Centre Hospitalier Georges Renon, Deux-Sèvres, Niort, France.
    2. 2. What is a virtual world ? <ul><li>A virtual world is a computer-based simulated environment intended for its users to inhabit and interact via avatars. </li></ul><ul><li>Virtual worlds represent a powerful new media for instruction and education. Persistence allows for continuing and growing social interactions, which themselves can serve as a basis for collaborative education. </li></ul><ul><li>Source : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virtual_world </li></ul>
    3. 3. What is Second Life ?
    4. 4. What changes to users? <ul><li>The Sense of Self </li></ul><ul><li>The Death of Distance </li></ul><ul><li>The Power of Presence </li></ul><ul><li>The Sense of Space </li></ul><ul><li>The Capability to Co-Create </li></ul><ul><li>The Pervasiveness of Practice </li></ul><ul><li>The Enrichment of Experience </li></ul>
    5. 5. Why use a Virtual World ? After ThinkBalm © 2008
    6. 6. 2 nd floor : Healthcare landmarks 1 st floor : EAHP meeting room and exhibition EAHP exhibition in Second Life
    7. 7. 1st floor : EAHP meeting room and exhibition
    8. 9. Pharmatopia: the tabeleting lab
    9. 11. The Ann Myers Medical Center
    10. 12. The Palomar West Hospital
    11. 13. Imperial College London Hospital
    12. 14. A place for conferences
    13. 15. Play2Train
    14. 16. HealthInfo Archipelago
    15. 17. In-world groups Support groups within Second Life <ul><li>Virtual Ability -- helping those with disabilities </li></ul><ul><li>Wellness Island -- Mental Health support group. </li></ul><ul><li>Cystic Fibrosis meeting and educational area </li></ul><ul><li>Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America's SL office. </li></ul><ul><li>Transgender issues – meeting and resource Area. </li></ul><ul><li>Multiple Sclerosis Society Office </li></ul><ul><li>Autism Liberation Front </li></ul><ul><li>American Cancer Society / Relay for Life </li></ul><ul><li>Cape Able area oriented towards those with disabilities </li></ul><ul><li>Alternative Healing </li></ul><ul><li>And a host of others….. </li></ul>
    16. 19. Chemistry activities in Second Life http://slusage.com/chemistry.asp
    17. 20. Chemistry in practice M4 : Magical Molecular Model Maker Hiro’s rezzers : ORAC and OpenSLEDware
    18. 21. Pharmaceutical laboratories Pfizer Spain Johnson & Johnson
    19. 22. Questions ? More information : http://eahpvirtualexpo.net78.net “ Within five years, the 3-D Internet will be as important for work as the Web is today” Forrester (2008)

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