On November 15, 2013, my colleague Jackie Bender and I examined how social media can be effectively used at all stages of research, including integrated knowledge translation, determining the research question, developing the study design, analyzing data and disseminating and mobilizing knowledge.
We offer tips, strategies and opportunities and examples from our respective experiences as a researcher and online community manager.
See the full presentation on YouTube : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PUEEnPdJkRg
Colleen is the Manager of Social Innovation at ELLICSR, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre and Founder of Health Care Social Media Canada. Jackie is a Research Scientist at ELLICSR and the Centre for Global eHealth Innovation at the UHN, and an Assistant Professor in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto.