Global Health Traveler Simulation for the November 22nd NonProfit Commons Meeting

Friday, November 22ndTechSoup‘s NonProfit Commons in Second Life meeting will feature Rachel Umoren (Rachel Gloedu), Pediatrician, Indiana University-Moi University, who will present on the Global Health training simulation she designed. The Center for Global Health’s East Africa Traveler Safety Simulation gives new and experienced travelers an opportunity to test their knowledge of health conditions they may encounter at their global health site, practice language and intercultural communication skills. 


Rachel Umoren, Staff NeonatologistIndiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics-NeonatologyIndiana University School of Medicine, IUPUI

Join us in Second Life!

Nonprofit Commons Weekly Meeting

Friday, November 22nd, 8:30 AM PDT / SLT

Plush Nonprofit Commons Amphitheater  


AGENDA (all times below PDT)

  • 8:30 am Introductions
  • 8:40 am TechSoup Announcements
  • 8:45 am Mentors Central 
  • 9:00 am Featured Presentation – Global Health 3D Virtual Simulations
  • 9:45 am Open Mic / Announcements 

Following the meeting we will tour the East Africa Traveler Safety Simulation, an immersive learning simulation, with interactive environment, game elements and computer-run avatars, located in the OpenSimulator VIBE grid. Access information: GlobalHealth3D grid 

The mission of the Nonprofit Commons in Second Life is to create a community for nonprofits to explore and learn about virtual worlds, foster connections, and discover the many ways in which nonprofits might utilize the unique environment of Second Life to achieve their missions.

Written by: Rhiannon Chatnoir