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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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  • Add free, open Medicine subjects below.


Add free, open Medicine subjects Web Site Organization (if any) Degree / Non-degree Instructor's Name Location Other Info Language Tags
Health in Numbers: Quantitative Methods in Clinical and Public Health Research HarvardX non-degree Earl Francis Cook, Marcello Pagano Browser Start anytime English Undergraduate
History and Anthropology of Medicine and Biology MIT OCW non-degree Prof. Stefan Helmreich, Prof. David Jones Browser Start anytime English Graduate
Humanistic Perspectives on Medicine: From Ancient Greece to Modern America MIT non-degree Prof. Anthony Lioi Browser Start anytime English Undergraduate
Mechanisms of Drug Actions MIT non-degree Prof. Peter Dedon, Prof. Steven Tannenbaum Browser Start anytime English Graduate
Course's Name http:// non-degree Browser Start anytime English

WUaS Idea- and Academic Resources[edit]


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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Swanson MD, Wendy Sue. 2014. Seattle Mama Doc. (See, too: Seattle, WA:

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McCullough, M.D., Dennis. 2012. My Mother, Your Mother. HarperCollins Publishers.

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(See also editable World University and School's 'You at World University' page:

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Medical Oncologist

Osteopathic Physician







Emergency Medicine Specialist



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Radiation Oncologist


Internal Medicine

Orthopedic Surgeon

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(See also editable World University and School's Museums' page:

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Talbot, Christopher and Luke Kidney. 2012. WebGL Neuroanatomy Atlas. (This is an interactive 3D atlas that allows you to explore brain stem and spinal cord neuroanatomy).

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Abate, Tom. 2015. Making biotechnology interactive with games, remote-control labs: Bioengineers have created games that allow people to interact with cells, as well as a robotic lab capable of carrying out remote-controlled experiments. May. Stanford, CA: .

Ajiri, Denise. 2013. With No Easy Access to Medicine, Iranians Suffer Sanctions]. December 15. Cambridge, MA:

Conger, Chloe. 2012. Stanford/Intel study details power of new chip to diagnose disease, analyze protein interactions. August 19. Stanford California.

Davies, Rodrigo. 2013. Hacking the flu emergency at crisiscamp Boston. February 5. Cambridge, MA: MIT Center for Civic Media.

Earp, Brian D. and Anders Sandberg & Julian Savulescu (forthcoming). 2014. The medicalization of love. Oxford, UK:

Eisenberg, Anne. 2012. [When Robotic Surgery Leaves Just a Scratch]. November 17. New York, NY:

Ford, Andrea. 2015. Exploring the benefits of pursuing anthropology and medicine. August 19. Stanford, CA: .

Harvard Health Publications - The month in review: July 2013. 2013. What you might have missed in July. July. Cambridge, MA: Harvard Medical School.

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:

McCullough, M.D., Dennis. 2013. Slow medicine. Hanover, NH:

Meyer, Robinson. 2013. The Post-Lecture Classroom: How Will Students Fare? A new study finds moderate student gains in courses where lectures take place at home and "homework" happens in the classroom. Sep 13. The Atlantic.

Moncrieff J, Wessely S, Hardy R. 2012. Tricyclic antidepressants compared with active placebos for depression. October 17.

Woods, Alisa G. 2014. For Patients With Parkinson: It Takes Two to Tango.

Palfrey, M.D., Judith S. and Sean Palfrey, M.D. 2012. Preventing Gun Deaths in Children. December 28. Boston, MA: The New England Journal of Medicine.

Trafton, Anne. 2013. Practicing medicine at the nanoscale: New approaches to drug delivery offer hope for new, more targeted treatments. March 11. Cambridge, MA: MIT News Office.

Woods, Alisa G. 2014. For Patients With Parkinson: It Takes Two to Tango.

California and Obamacare

Aliferis, Lisa. 2013. Obamacare Explained: A Guide for Californians.

California Obamacare. 2013. California Obamacare.

Covered California. 2013. Covered California.

Gafni, Matthias. 2013. Obamacare California call center prepares for influx of 4,000 calls a day. (Go to or call 888-975-1142 Call center is open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday-Friday and 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, starting Tuesday). September 30. San Jose, CA: San Jose Mercury News.

Pickert, Kate. 2013. Obamacare Confusion in California Shows Pitfalls of Implementing the Law. Sept. 26.

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Telerobotic surgery and a #RealisticVirtualEarthForSurgery

Macleod, Scott GK. 2024.

A #RealisticVirtualEarthForSurgery @WorldUnivAndSchRobot surgery: Google's Verily to give doctors superhuman precision Google co-founder Sergey Brin was using a robot to put sutures in synthetic tissue ~

Pittsburgh, PA:

Macleod, Scott GK. 2024.

Add to Toyota Ambulance Vans as @WorldUnivAndSch Medical Schools

  1. WUaSHomeSurgery re #WUaSTeleroboticSurgery >#AvatarBotElectronicMedicalRecords in #RealisticVirtualEarthForSurgery w #MachineLearning & #RealisticVirtualEarthFoRobotics at atom/cell levels?

Pittsburgh, PA:

MacLeod, Scott GK. 2024.

With #ToyotaAmbulanceVans @WorldUnivAndSch in ~200 #WUaSMedicalSchs >#WUaSTeleroboticSurgery & #AvatarAgentElectronicMedicalRecords in a #RealisticVirtualEarthForSurgery w #RealisticVirtualEarthFoRobotics @ #StreetView w #TimeSlider #GAtom #GCell levels?

Retweeting -

Jeffrey Velotta MD FACS @JVelottaMD Timely surgery is important even for stage 1 NSCLC @AATSHQ @STS_CTsurgery @kpnorcal @UCLASurgeryRes @KPMedSchool @UCSF_EastBay

Pittsburgh, PA:

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Bradley, Elizabeth et al. 2014. 2014 Innovations Conference. Cambridge, MA: .

McCullough, M.D., Dennis. 2009. Authors at the Aldrich 2009 Dennis McCullough, M.D.. (Dennis McCullough, M.D., Dartmouth Medical School community geriatric consultant, speaks about his book "My Mother, Your Mother" and also about Slow Medicine, June 24, 2009). Hanover, NH: Aldrich Library.

McGREEVEY, SUE. 2014. Addicted to the Sun: Research in mice connects UV light to opiate-like effects. June 19. Cambridge, MA:

Odwazny, JD, Laura. 2014. Conducting Internet Research: Challenges and Strategies for IRBs. Washington, DC:

Palfrey MD, Sean. 2011. 2011 MMS Oration: Powerful Messages on Physicians and Health Care. December 2.

Swanson MD, Wendy Sue. 2014. Why are patients not finding their doctors online?: Wendy Sue Swanson at TEDxNijmegen 2013. Nijmegen, NL: TEDx.

Wahls MD, Terry. 2011. TEDxIowaCity - Dr. Terry Wahls - Minding Your Mitochondria. (Dr. Terry Wahls learned how to properly fuel her body. Using the lessons she learned at the subcellular level, she used diet to cure her MS and get out of her wheelchair). Iowa City, IA: TEDx.

Zinter, Joseph and Mark Michalski. 2014. Biomedical & Engineering Applications of 3D Printing. New Haven, CT: YaleCampus Youtube channel.

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National Institute for Health. 2014. Videocasts. Washington, DC:

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Space Medicine. 2013. Space Medicine.

Stanford Medicine Interactive Learning Initiatives. 2014. Stanford Medicine Interactive Learning Initiatives. Stanford, CA: .

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WikiBase (

WikiData (

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Wikimedia Commons[edit]

Wikimedia Commons:









World University and School Links[edit]


Biological Engineering:


Biomedical Engineering:

Brain and Cognitive Sciences:

Cancer Biology:

Chinese Medicine:

Clinical Trials at WUaS (for all languages):

Health Sciences:


Health Sciences and Technology:



Omega 3 Fatty Acids:



Nursing School:


Pharmacology :


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Veterinary Medicine School:

World University Dental School:

World University Medical School:

World University Nursing School:

World University Pharmacy School:


WUaS Navigation[edit]

New WUaS in MediaWiki:

Academic Advising at WUaS[edit]

Academic Press at World University and School[edit]

Academic Press at World University and School:

Access to Live, or Email, University Technical Expertise[edit]

Ask a question in a specific discipline, or find, for example, a Robotics' or Computer programmer, or Translator, easily and freely.

Additional Categories[edit]

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

Assistive Technologies[edit]

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

Assistive Technologies:

Blog at World University and School[edit]

Bookstore / Computer Store (New & Used) at World University and School[edit]

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;

Calendar (Schedule what you'd like to teach)[edit]


Join the World University and School Google + Group to add to its wiki-like calendar to teach an open, free class or course, converse about ideas, and jam (e.g. musically or theater improvisation): .


Career counseling:

Finding / creating a job you really love:

WUaS Job hunting:




Geodetic datums such as WGS84 or GPS

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... in a virtual world


Many thanks to each of you!

Please feel free to hyperlink your name to a location of your choice (or tell WUaS where to link to - Please do not hesitate to let WUaS know if you think that somebody (including yourself) has been forgotten, now or in the future; please include a URL, which is, of course, one main way identity created on the internet.

Digital To Do[edit]


Brainwave device / Headset

Broadcast to radio frequencies

Broadcast to TV / television

Create EMail group for page

Digital Text to Audio file format (Browse Aloud / Read Aloud?)

Google Glass

MIT OCW Mirror Site Instructions:

Oculus Rift


Publish to DVD


Send to phone




Free Degrees / Credit[edit]

MIT OCW Audio Video Courses:

Admissions at World University and School:

Conference Method of Teaching and Learning:

The College at World University and School:

Ph.D. Degrees at World University and School:

World University Law School:

World University Medical School:

World University Music School:

WUaS International Baccalaureate Diploma and Programme:
(beginning with United Nations' languages - Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Russian, Spanish)

In Google Earth[edit]

Google Earth.

In Virtual World[edit]

(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.

Add a learning-oriented virtual world here:

Travel to this virtual island to learn building:

Item Number[edit]

Global ID and Multiple IDs - see

Bar code


Learning Networking[edit]

Teach and Learn using free Social Networking software to share what courses, etc., you find edifying, what you enjoy learning ....

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').

Good Reads -

Google + Profiles - - Scott MacLeod -

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Quora -

Research Gate -'s World University and School -'s World University and School -'s World University and School -

Wer Kennt Wen - World University and School -

World University & School 'subject page' group

World University & School Share This

Yahoo Groups' World University and School:

Linked Open Data[edit]

Linked Open Data, Linked Data for artificial intelligence and machine learning, with a focus on privacy and security.

List of Wikipedias[edit]

List of Wikipedias. 2015. List of Wikipedias. .

RSS Feed[edit]

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Broadcast to television

Teach and learn using free TV-Live Broadcasting software to the web:

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Teach and learn using free TV-Live Broadcasting software

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AnyMeeting -

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Meeting Burner - – up to 15 connection

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Paltalk -

sifonr - free communication -‎

Tokbox | OpenTok - API -

Vyew -

Web Huddle - - - Cloud HD Video Meetings -

Universal Translator at WUaS[edit]

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Babelxl. 2015. Babelxl: the best translator. .

Babylon Online Translation. 2015. Babylon Online Translation. (Offering hundreds of dictionaries and translation in more than 800 language pairs). . 2015. .

Google Translate. 2015. Google Translate. .

SDL Free Translation. 2015. SDL Free Translation. .

Word Lingo Free Translation Tools. 2015. Word Lingo Free Translation Tools and Machine Translation Products. .

Select Video with Subtitles for Translation 2015. Captions, subtitles, and translations simplified. (Amara makes video globally accessible: Captions, subtitles, and translations simplified).

TED Open Translation Project. 2015. TED Open Translation Project. (See - - and - .

The "Universitian" Newspaper at World University and School[edit]

The "Universitian" Newspaper at WUaS

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Wikidata / Bots[edit]

World University and School Accreditation[edit]

World University Medicine and the World University Medical Schools are accredited by ...

World University and School Licensing[edit]

World University and School - like Wikipedia with Greatest Universities' OpenCourseWare - incorporated as a nonprofit effective April 2010 and is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt, educational organization charity.

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.

All content on this site is freely available under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0) - .

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