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Spotlight: Carol Kilmon

May 14, 2010

Carol Kilmon, associate professor of nursing, was cited in a Wall Street Journal article.

Titled “Avatar II: The Hospital,” the article discusses how health-care facilities and educators are taking advantage of the virtual world program, Second Life for training medical and nursing students in clinical skills and disaster drills.

To view the full article, visit http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703909804575124470868041204.html

Kilmon holds a Ph.D. in nursing from UT Austin. She was named a 2010 Health Information Technology Scholar and has received the 2009 Sigma Theta Tau Iota New Chapter research award.

She also is a UT Tyler Second Life interest group member.


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