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The Global, Virtual/Digital, Open, Free, {potentially Degree- and Credit-Granting},
Multilingual University & School
where anyone can teach or take a class or course

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Courses and Clinic[edit]

Add free, open Hospital subjects Web Site Organization (if any) Degree / Non-degree Instructor's Name Location Other Info Language Tags
Health Information Systems to Improve Quality of Care in Resource-Poor Settings MIT non-degree Dr. Leo Celi, Dr. Hamish Fraser, Prof. Peter Szolovits, Dr. Ken Paik Browser Start anytime English Undergraduate / Graduate
Virtual Hospital Imperial College London. non-degree Browser Virtual hospital in Second Life English
Course's Name http:// non-degree Browser Start anytime English

WUaS Idea- and Academic Resources[edit]


World University and School's Hospital here - - would like to develop a 24/7 online, free, Urgicare center for urgent care issues, in video-conferencing to begin, that would complement on-the-ground hospitals, and provide learning and work opportunities for WUaS medical students, faculty and other WUaS medical professionals.

Publish my article in a WUaS academic journal in this subject[edit]

Open Journal Systems. 2012. Open Journal Systems. Public Knowledge Project.

(WUaS's wiki, information technologies and criteria for this - informed by the WUaS academic journal subject matter - are developing, since you can already publish your article at

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Announcing the Kaiser Permanente Sidney R. Garfield Health Care Innovation Center Virtual Tour. 2012. Announcing the Kaiser Permanente Sidney R. Garfield Health Care Innovation Center Virtual Tour. January 30. Oakland, CA: .

Egbunike, Nwachukwu. 2014. With Doctors on Strike and Boko Haram on the Loose, Nigerians Fear an Ebola Outbreak. July 29. Cambridge, MA:

Graves, Sylvia. 2014. Letter to RSWR Supporters regarding Ebola Virus in Sierra Leone. (Accessed online: August 16). Richmond, IN: .

Greenhaw, Andy. 2008. University uses Second Life for nurses training. November 24. Kansan.

Hemmerly-Brown, Alexandra. 2011. DoD gives PTSD help 'second life' in virtual reality. January 24.

Knocking on the clinic door. 2012. Knocking on the clinic door: High-throughput sequencing for clinical purposes faces technical and quality challenges, but it's worth it. 30:1009. Nature Biotechnology.

MacLeod Scott. 2014. Eastern cottonhead rabbit: Building on John Money’s exigencies in his section on “Concepts of Determinism” to inform a new kind of theory for talk psychotherapy and study of this clinically, What could such developments add to current outcomes, and especially in terms of diagnoses, as well as in terms of happiness-generation? {e.g engage music, engage loving bliss neurophysiology eliciting, engage Csikszentmihalyi's "Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience," plus, ... as well as strategy vis-a-vis these exigencies to do so ?}, Develop this in the psychiatry department of Friends' Hospital in Philadelphia (in the context of medicine, psychiatry and Quakers)?, Here's Michael First MD, the author of the DSM V, in VIDEO, and with Steven Hyman MD, talking about its recent publication - DSM-5 Handbook of Differential Diagnosis: Meet the Author, "Psychiatry," "Psychology," "Psychotherapy," as well as the "Hospital" wiki subjects at WUaS. May 4. Canyon, CA:

MacLeod, Scott GK. 2023. Smooth rock tripe: "Cyst on the Bottom of the Foot Disappearance with Yoga Asana Pose Disruption" scientific study emerging? * cyst (ganglion) info - Dr Andy Weil, Harvard, bottom of the foot * Thanks so much for the general exam yesterday at UPMC Shadyside Presbyterian hospital in Pgh PA, and for the "cyst" word in your naming the nodule on the bottom of my left foot; In doing further research, I've learned much, including from this Harvard URL, and from Dr. Andy Weil MD, ad in seeing this picture. As I just text-messaged to my Reed College friend Tym Lenderking in DC (from 1979) - "Tym, rereading this - (from an old hippy:) - found this: " What is the conventional treatment? One traditional “treatment” was to hit them with a heavy book ... " :)" * David, All, Further, do we or might have the beginnings of the virtual World Univ & Sch Medical research group ... Examine the UPMC Shadyside Presbyterian hospital databases for all MD records of patients' electronic medical records, and with cyst on the bottom of their foot, and of all the people in UPMC's hospital databases in all 3 UPMC states - PA, MD, and WV - and ask MDs. Accessed online: February 23. Pittsburgh, PA:

MEIER, BARRY, JO CRAVEN McGINTY and JULIE CRESWELL. 2013. Hospital Billing Varies Wildly, Government Data Shows. May 8. New York, NY: The New York Times.

Simon, Stephanie. 2010. [ The Hospital Health-care facilities are discovering that practicing in the virtual world can have major benefits in real life]. April 13. New York, NY: Wall Street Journal.

Wynne, Nigel. 2012. COMSLIVE – Communication Skills Learning in Immersive Virtual Environments. Open Wonderland Blog.

ALS - Lou Gehrig's disease A Treatment for ALS? 2013. A Treatment for ALS?: Neural stem cell transplants slow progression of disease. January 2. Cambridge, MA: Harvard Medical School.


Eustachian tube. 2013.

Orvidas, M.D., Laura J. 2012. Plugged ears: What is the remedy? - I'm just getting over a bad cold, and my ears have been plugged for more than a week. What causes this? Is there any remedy for plugged ears?. Minneapolis, MN:

Quakers and Psychiatry

FIRST At Friends Model. 2014. FIRST At Friends. (FIRST At Friends Model: Family, Individual, Recovery, Strenghts, Trauma ... FIRST). Philadelphia, PA:

Friends Hospital Mission. 2014. Our Mission. (Friends Hospital in Philadelphia was founded in 1813 and is the oldest Psychiatric Hospital in the United States). Philadelphia, PA:

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Evans, Henry and Chad Jenkins. 2013. Henry Evans and Chad Jenkins: Meet the robots for humanity. Los Altos, CA: TEDxMidAtlantic.

Fearless Nation. 2011. Fearless Nation. (Fearless Nation, located in Second Life, offers tremendous support, hope and help for those who suffer from Post - Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Fearless Nation gives information about latest scientific research and information in this field, while providing a community of people from around the world who help themselves and each other). Fearless Nation.

Mashable Video. 2012. Dr. Google Will See You Now: Search Can Identify Causes of Health Symptoms - VIDEO.

MUVE Market - Virtual Patient Care Simulation Lab. 2010. MUVE Market - Virtual Patient Care Simulation Lab. (MUVE Market Virtual Patient Care Simulation Lab is an outstanding platform for medical training. Here is a compelling and detailed video that highlights some of the great features they offer and which are made possible in the Virtual World of Second Life).


Hill, MD, David. 2009. Ear & Sinus Problems : How to Unclog an Ear From an Ear Infection. eHow Health.

Hill, MD, David. 2010. Ear Care & Treatments : How to Clear Eustachian Tubes. eHow Health.

Hill, MD, David. 2010. Ear Care & Treatments : Unblocking Blocked Ears. eHow Health.

Hill, MD, David. 2009. Ear Problems & Infections : How to Clean Middle Ear. eHow Health.

Hill, MD, David. 2010. Ears 101 : How to Open Plugged Ears. eHow Health.

Hill, MD, David. 2010. Ears 101 : How to Relieve Sinus Pressure in the Ear. eHow Health.

Kwan, Meng. 2011. Ear Equalization Techniques - Valsalva Maneuver. Singapore General Hospital.

Right Middle Ear Effusion. 2009. Right Middle Ear Effusion (Fluid Behind the Ear Drum). (This is an endoscopic view of a right ear drum with a serous effusion (fluid behind the right ear drum). This patient presented with fullness, decreased hearing, after an upper respiratory tract infection.). Marietta, GA: NorthwestENT.

Ears, Nose and Neti pot

Neti Child-Most Adorable Nose Washer on the Planet. 2009. Neti Child-Most Adorable Nose Washer on the Planet.

Strawcutter, Rick. 2010. Problems with Neti pot. Plugged sinus.

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COMSLIVE. 2011. COMSLIVE - Communication Skills Learning within Virtual Environments. (COMSLIVE is a JISC LTIG funded project that aims to explore whether a simulation developed using the Open Wonderland Virtual Worlds platform can be used to enhance communication and team working skills within health care students). Birmingham, UK: Centre for Health and Social Care Research, at Birmingham City University.

Kaiser Permanente Garfield Innovation Center. 2014. Garfield Center. (

The People's Pharmacy. 2013. The People's Pharmacy with Joe and Terry Graedon. Durham, NC:

Web MD. 2012. Web MD.


Ear Ease pain reliever. 2013. Ear Ease pain reliever.

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World University Dental School:

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Admissions at World University and School[edit]

Admissions' Department:

Flyer seeking degree-oriented, WUaS students: 'Quaker-informed World University & School seeks friendly, undergraduate students for free, online, Greatest Universities-centric, bachelor’s degrees to apply in the autumn of 2013, for matriculation in autumn 2014' - - and accessible here, also - WUaS holds open, electronically-mediated, hour-long, monthly business meeting on the second Saturdays at 9 am Pacific Time, in the manner of Quakers - email if you'd like to participate.

Digital and Print catalog

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WUaS plans to anticipate numerous developing assistive technologies for sight-impaired, hearing-impaired, and similar -

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Bookstore / Computer Store (New & Used) at WUaS:

with educational electronics, as well; with musical instruments; value pricing ... 2% below market, consistently; available via mail and electronically;

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(beginning with United Nations' languages - Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Russian, Spanish)

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Google Earth.

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(Search on the word 'lists' here, too:

3D Learn. 2013.

Active Worlds Educational Universe (AWEDU). 2012.

Alice. 2012.

Minecraft. 2012.

Edusim. 2013.

Gifted 2013.

ISTE – SIGMS. 2013.

Kaneva. 2014.

Open Cobalt. 2013.

OpenSim. 2012. (

Open Croquet. 2012. and

Open Wonderland. 2012.

Primary Games. 2013.

Quest Atlantis. 2012. (

SimScience. 2012.

Second Life - Harvard's virtual island. 2012. - and teach, learn and share ideas - in group voice chat, or in group type chat, and via building.

SmallWorlds. 2014. 2014.

Twinity. 2014.

Unity3D. 2012.

WiloStar3D. 2013.

World of Warcraft in School. 2014.

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About Me - World University and School -'s World University and School -'s World University and School -'s World University and School - ('This group may be archived').

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The "Universitian" Newspaper at WUaS

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World University and School Licensing[edit]

World University and School - like Wikipedia with Greatest Universities' OpenCourseWare (not endorsed by MIT OCW) - incorporated as a nonprofit effective April 2010 and has been a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt, educational organization charity through November 12, 2012, and is re-instating its 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status, as of September 2013, effective 2010.

World University & School is a community of learners and teachers who value — and are themselves strengthened by — the rich diversity of its participants. In order to cultivate a flourishing teaching, learning and creating conversation in a diverse and complex world, WUaS welcomes all languages, students, families, faculty, board members, and staff with differences based on (but not limited to) race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, family structure, and economic background.

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