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Leveraging Social Media for Patient Advocacy #patientchat Highlights

Last week, we hosted an Empowered #patientchat on leveraging social media for patient advocacy. The #patientchat community came together for an engaging discussion and shared their best advice and tips.

Top Tweets and Advice

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Empowered #patientchat – Leveraging Social Media for Patient Advocacy

You’re Invited! We hope you’ll join us for our next Empowered #patientchat as we discuss social media and patient advocacy.

We hope to see you Friday, May 3rd on Twitter (or tchat.io/rooms/patientchat) at 10:00 am Pacific / 1:00 pm Eastern. Be sure to include the hashtag #patientchat in all your responses!

Guiding our discussion will be the following Topic (T#:) Questions:

T1: How do you personally use social media to advocate for your own health? For the health of others? #patientchat

T2: What advice would you share for those new to using social media for advocacy? #patientchat

T3: What are your ‘rules’ for using social media to be an effective advocate for yourself or others? #patientchat

T4: Have you seen social media being used to influence policy change? If so, how? #patientchat

T5: As a patient advocate, how can you reach populations that aren’t using social media? #patientchat

Empowered Patient Chats (#patientchat) are held every other Friday at 10:00 am Pacific / 1:00 pm Eastern and during the chat patients and advocates come to learn from each other and discuss topics of interest to empowered patients.

Click HERE to learn more about the Empowered #patientchat Series plus read tips on how to participate.

I'll be at the Empowered #patientchat on Fri 5/3 1pm ET. Join me! Click To Tweet

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