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Tweeps at Doctors 2.0

Yes, I’m back in Manila. Jet lagged. I need to write down everything I heard, saw and learned at Doctors 2.0 before I forget!

Let’s start with WHO was there. I loved that the program book listed the Twitter handles of all the speakers and ambassadors who attended the meeting. I’m reproducing it here. Read More »Tweeps at Doctors 2.0

How are clinicians using social media to get messages across?

It’s been awhile. Busy with … everything! So we’re back to answering a question from the 26 questions of Doctors 2.0 by Denise Silber.

I picked this question because I’ve grappled with this for some time now.

In the beginning it was about drawing the line for communicating with patients on Facebook. In 2010, I wrote about whether doctors and patients can become friends on Facebook. I decided I wouldn’t. I wrote another post on what doctors should do when a patient makes a friend request. Read More »How are clinicians using social media to get messages across?