Social Media and Medical Education
Section Contributors: Vivian Lee, Terry Kind, Pradip Patel
Patel PD, Roberts JL, Miller KH, Ziegler C, Ostapchuk M. The responsible use of online social networking: who should mentor medical students. Teach Learn Med. 2012;24(4):348-54.
Lie D, Trial J, Schaff P, Wallace R, Elliott D. "Being the Best We Can Be": Medical Students' Reflections on Physician Responsibility in the Social Media Era. Acad Med. 2013;88(2):240-245.
Kind T, Greysen SR, Chretien KC. Pediatric Clerkship Directors' Social Networking Use and Perceptions of Online Professionalism. Acad Pediatr. 2012;12(2):142-8.
Kind T, Genrich G, Sodhi A, Chretien KC. Social Media Policies at US Medical Schools. Med Educ Online. 2010 Sep 15
Chretien KC, Goldman EF, Beckman L, Kind T. It's your own risk: medical students' perspectives on online professionalism. Acad Med. 2010;85(10 Suppl):S68-71.
iMedEd and iPad resources from UC Irvine School of Medicine: http://www.imeded.uci.edu/resources.asp
Search #meded at Twitter or join in on the weekly @MedEdChat every Thurs from 9pm-10pm Eastern.
Follow people tweeting about topics that interest you. Or follow a journal, society, journalist, news source
Health care tweet chats: www.symplur.com/healthcare-hashtags/tweet-chats such as #hcsm; #MDchat
Using Twitter in University Research, Teaching and Impact Activities: A guide for academics and researchers http://www2.lse.ac.uk/government/research/resgroups/LSEPublicPolicy/pdf/Twitter_Guide_Sept_2011.pdf
Forgie SE, Duff JP, Ross S. Twelve tips for using Twitter as a learning tool in medical education. Med Teach. 2013;35(1):8-14.
Which blog to use? See a comparison here: www.weblogmatrix.org
FutureDocs (Vineet Arora) A blog about medical education thoughts, news, policy, with tips for medical students and residents futuredocsblog.com
Career (Terry Kind) tips for medical students and others interested in
or already on the journey of a career in pediatrics www.pediatriccareer.org
Mired in Med Ed (Alex Djurcich) alexdjuricich.blogspot.com
33 Charts (Bryan Vartebedian) 33charts.com
Howard Luks, MD www.howardluksmd.com
Mothers in Medicine (group blog, Katherine Chretien) www.mothersinmedicine.com
Seattle Mama Doc (Wendy Sue Swanson) seattlemamadoc.seattlechildrens.org
KC Kids doc (Natasha Burgert) http://kckidsdoc.com
Evidence E-Mended and Peds ID (Bud Wiedermann) www.pediatricinfectionconnection.org aapgrblog.blogspot.com
Pediatrics (Lewis First) http://pediatricsblog.blogspot.com
The Doctor Weighs In http://www.thedoctorweighsin.com
Crotty BH, Mostaghimi A, Reynolds EE. Adoption of a wiki within a large internal medicine residency program: a 3-year experience. JAMIA. 2012;19(4):621-5
Sandars J. Twelve tips for using blogs and wikis in medical education. Med Teach. 2006; 28(8) 680-2.
Which Wiki? Choose. Compare. Get Help. Enhance. See www.wikimatrix.org
Pediatrics in Social Media http://www.webicina.com/pediatrics
Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media http://socialmedia.mayoclinic.org
Healthcare Social Network: for those in healthcare and those who need them