Websites of interest

Here we provide links to websites relevant to the development and use of virual patients. Please note that eViP are not responsible for the content of any third party websites.

Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE)


AMEE is an international organisation comprising medical educators, curriculum developers, researchers, learning technologists and medical/healthcare students. AMEE aims to help interested parites keep up to date with developments in medical and healthcare professions education.

Visit the AMEE website

The European Commission and European Union

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The websites provides information about European Policies, EU-funded projects and other European legislative issues.

Visit the European Commission website

Visit the Europa website

International Conference for Virtual Patients (ICVP)


The International Conference for Virtual Patients promotes the use of virtual patients in medical curricula. This conference offers the opportunity to discuss a wide range of topics related to creation and application of virtual patients.

Visit the ICVP website

Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC)


The Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) supports education and research by promoting innovation in new technologies and by the central support of ICT services.

Visit the JISC website

MedBiquitous Virtual Patient Working Group

Medbiq logoThe MedBiquitous Virtual Patient Working Group is developing XML standards and web service requirements to enable interoperability, accessibility and reusability of web-based virtual patient learning content.

Visit the MedBiquitous website


images-2MedEdPortal is an invaluable resource for medical and healthcare educators, providing learning materians, assessment tools and faculty development resources. All material is peer-reviewed and free to use. (MedEdPortal is a program of the Association of American Medical Colleges).

Visit the MedEdPortal website

Medical Educator UK

mededMedical Educator UK is an online resource for medical students.

Visit the Medical Educator UK website

The Network Towards Unity for Health


The Network Towards Unity for Health is a global organisation that works closely with the World Health Organiszation. It is committed to improving and maintaining health around the world.

Visit the NTUH website

iEthics: Interactive Case Ethics Simulations

Visit the iEthiCS website

eViP Partner sites

Visit the Who we are page for further information.

Medizinische Fakultät Heidelberg: Zentrum für virtuelle Patienten

Karolinska Institutet

Ludwig-Maximilians Universitat Munchen

St George’s University of London e-Learning Unit

Uniwersytet Jagiellonski Collegium Medicum

Universitas Iuliu Hatieganu

University of Warwick Medical School

Northern Ontario School of Medicine

Unviersitat Witen/Herdecke

Other institutions

Edinburgh University: Labyrinth at Edinburgh University

Harvard University: Virtual Patients tutorial at Harvard University

Keele University: Pharmacy at Keele University

New York University: Virtual Patients at New York University

Virtual Patient Research Group