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Twittering* (*and Plurking) for Work and Health
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Twittering* (*and Plurking) for Work and Health

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Part of the School of Dentistry Bootcamp series, with podcast to be posted at http://dent.umich.edu/informatics/bootcamp/

Part of the School of Dentistry Bootcamp series, with podcast to be posted at http://dent.umich.edu/informatics/bootcamp/

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  • 1. Twittering* for Work & Health * (and Plurking) PF Anderson, Emerging Technologies Librarian, Health Sciences Libraries, University of Michigan, pfa@umich.edu July 15, 2008
  • 2. Twitter <ul><li>http://twitter.com/ </li></ul>
  • 3. Twitter lifecycle <ul><li>http://cogdoghouse.wikispaces.com/TwitterCycle </li></ul>
  • 4. Twitter is … <ul><li>Twitter is a type of tool </li></ul><ul><li>Twitter = Microblogging (sort of) </li></ul><ul><li>Microblogging ≠ Twitter </li></ul><ul><li>Microblogging = (Twitter OR Jaiku OR Pownce OR Plurk OR Tumblr) </li></ul>
  • 5. 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>
  • 6. Twitter for productivity
  • 7. Twitter + time management
  • 8. Twitter + task management
  • 9. Twitter + calendar
  • 10. Twitter + weather
  • 11. Twitter + traffic
  • 12. More
  • 13. Twitter for discovery
  • 14. Twitter + health news
  • 15. Twitter + health news
  • 16. Twitter + health news
  • 17. Twitter + health legislation <ul><li>HR 2790 – Physician Assistants </li></ul>
  • 18. Today’s buzz – Google Health
  • 19. Today’s buzz – Google Health
  • 20. Today’s buzz - Google Health <ul><li>attillacsordas </li></ul>
  • 21. Today’s buzz - Google Health <ul><li>dporter </li></ul>
  • 22. Today’s buzz - Google Health <ul><li>laktek </li></ul>
  • 23. Today’s buzz - Google Health <ul><li>Google </li></ul>
  • 24. Today’s buzz - Google Health <ul><li>Google API </li></ul>
  • 25. Using Twitter in health & healthcare
  • 26. Twitter + science
  • 27. Twitter + doctors
  • 28. Twitter + nurses
  • 29. Twitter + dentists
  • 30. Twitter + Telemedicine + Second Opinion
  • 31. Twitter + activism
  • 32. Twitter + make a difference
  • 33. Twitter + exercise
  • 34. Twitter + health tracking <ul><li>“Tweet your pain” </li></ul>
  • 35. Twitter + food tracking
  • 36. Twitter + blood sugar tracking
  • 37. Twitter + dieting
  • 38. Twitter + dieting + support
  • 39. Twitter + smoking cessation
  • 40. Twitter + smoking cessation
  • 41. Twitter + cancer
  • 42. Twitter + disaster & crisis preparedness
  • 43. Twitter + emergency response
  • 44. Twitter + personal crisis <ul><li>surgery </li></ul>
  • 45. Twitter + personal crisis <ul><li>Twittering birth </li></ul>
  • 46. Twitter + personal crisis <ul><li>Momku writes poetry during birth </li></ul>
  • 47. Twitter + education using health feeds
  • 48. Twitter + teaching
  • 49. Twitter + events & topics <ul><li>Twemes.com for hashtags </li></ul><ul><li>Conference tracking </li></ul>
  • 50. Join the conversation
  • 51. Find folks to follow: Twitter
  • 52. Find folks to follow: Twellow
  • 53. Twitter search - Flaptor
  • 54. Twitter search - Summize
  • 55. Twitter buys Summize
  • 56. Plurking, too!
  • 57. Plurk
  • 58. Plurk Conversations
  • 59. Plurk + Workshop = Plurkshop
  • 60. Plurkshops
  • 61. Want more? <ul><li>http://del.icio.us/rosefirerising/twitter+health </li></ul>

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