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Sitepal Avatars in Public Health

Dr. Brian McFarlin is an Assistant Professor at the University of Houston in the Health and Human Performance Department. He is responsible for designing and implementing teaching and learning technologies. During the 2006-2007 school year Dr. McFarlin implemented a SitePal speaking avatar as an informational element within the curriculum for two of his classes, PublicContinue Reading

Synthesised Voice

Sitepal, supplies animated characters or avatars who talk with synthesised voices. The quality of the voice has improved considerably in the last few years. They are now almost human sounding and could be used (at least in demos) as virtual patients or other simulated characters. This could ultimately remove the need for actors and videoContinue Reading