Twitter and Microblogging for Public Health

I told you I’m a fan of Patricia F. Anderson. She just published another great slideshow:

Twitter is a microblogging tool that is increasingly being used in area relevant to public health. Some of these include disaster management and response, health behavior change, and health information outreach. In addition, it is also being used by professionals and organizations for routine communications. This presentation will provide an overview and introduction to Twitter and its real and potential roles in public health.

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