[IAEP] [Olpc-open] Healthcare - Potential Opportunity

Steve Thomas sthomas1 at gosargon.com
Tue Dec 18 00:31:15 EST 2012


If you have the materials (images, test, knowledge, etc.) I would be happy
to work with you to create some materials in Etoys that could help educate
folks about the eye and more importantly detect vision problems and provide
suggestions and resources on how to deal with them.  If you send me some
materials I can put something together in Etoys fairly quickly.  It would
be available to all OLPC XO's and because its Etoys, it can also run on
Windows, Mac and Linux (with no code changes).  If it works for both of us,
we could put together some quick prototypes to help build a "more robust


On Tue, Dec 18, 2012 at 12:09 AM, Chris Leonard <cjlhomeaddress at gmail.com>wrote:

> > From: andrycaa at gmail.com
> > To: olpc-open at lists.laptop.org
> > Subject: [Olpc-open] Healthcare - Potential Opportunity
> >
> > Hello, I'm new to this venue but am looking to contribute and/or
> determine
> > if I might have some material that would benefit the community.  I work
> for
> > a healthcare company that specializes in vision and was wondering if
> there
> > was any need for material on healthy vision or perhaps an interactive eye
> > model to teach children about the different parts of the eye.  It could
> be
> > anything in this realm really - the sky is the limit.
> >
> > My company is constantly looking for ways to give back and if there was
> some
> > interest in this I'd look to build a more robust case and inquire more
> > deeply into whether the company would be willing to put some resources
> > behind this.
> >
> > Is there anyone on this distribution list that would be able to point me
> in
> > the right direction?
> I would suggest taking a look at the accumulated notes and links on these
> pages.
> http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Vision_screening
> http://wiki.laptop.org/go/Visual_Acuity
> cjl
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