Twitter for health and healthcare

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The 7th of 8 slidesets from the invited speaker sessions with David Rothman and Patricia F. Anderson at the 2008 Medical Library Association annual meeting. Four topics were from Patricia and are here, the other four are in David's account.

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Twitter for health and healthcare

  1. Twitter for Health PF Anderson, Emerging Technologies Librarian, Health Sciences Libraries, University of Michigan, pfa@umich.edu May 20, 2008
  2. Twitter <ul><li>http://twitter.com/ </li></ul>
  3. Twitter is … <ul><li>for friends </li></ul><ul><li>for current events </li></ul><ul><li>for silliness </li></ul><ul><li>like fishing </li></ul><ul><li>like a chatroom </li></ul><ul><li>an RSS feed generator </li></ul><ul><li>and what else? </li></ul><ul><li>for news </li></ul><ul><li>for crisis response </li></ul><ul><li>for intelligent discussion </li></ul><ul><li>like sex </li></ul><ul><li>a microblogging tool </li></ul><ul><li>the social search engine we’ve all been waiting for </li></ul>
  4. Twitter for productivity
  5. Twitter + time management
  6. Twitter + task management
  7. Twitter + weather
  8. More Twitter tools
  9. Twitter for discovery
  10. Twitter + health news
  11. Twitter + health news
  12. Twitter + health legislation <ul><li>HR 2790 – Physician Assistants </li></ul>
  13. Today’s buzz – Google Health
  14. Today’s buzz – Google Health
  15. Today’s buzz - Google Health <ul><li>attillacsordas </li></ul>
  16. Today’s buzz - Google Health <ul><li>dporter </li></ul>
  17. Today’s buzz - Google Health <ul><li>laktek </li></ul>
  18. Today’s buzz - Google Health <ul><li>Google </li></ul>
  19. Today’s buzz - Google Health <ul><li>Google API </li></ul>
  20. Twitter search - Summize
  21. Using Twitter in health & healthcare
  22. Twitter + doctors
  23. Twitter + Telemedicine + Second Opinion
  24. Twitter + activism
  25. Twitter + make a difference
  26. Twitter + exercise
  27. Twitter + health tracking <ul><li>“Tweet your pain” </li></ul>
  28. Twitter + food tracking
  29. Twitter + blood sugar tracking
  30. Twitter + dieting
  31. Twitter + dieting + support
  32. Twitter + smoking cessation
  33. Twitter + disaster & crisis preparedness
  34. Twitter + emergency response
  35. Twitter + personal crisis <ul><li>surgery </li></ul>
  36. Twitter + personal crisis <ul><li>Twittering birth </li></ul>
  37. Twitter + personal crisis <ul><li>Momku writes poetry during birth </li></ul>
  38. Twitter + education using health feeds
  39. Join the conversation
  40. Librarians are there, too
  41. Twitter - Pubmed Bootcamp
  42. Twitter - MLA 2008
  43. Want more? <ul><li>http://del.icio.us/rosefirerising/twitter+health </li></ul>

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