6 March, 2017

GUEST POST: The Rise of Digital Health at SXSW

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The MDigitalLife team is hurriedly preparing for SXSW to roll into Austin this week and take over our lovely city. The influx of tech luminaries and industry disruptors always invigorates our [...]

12 August, 2016

Time To W2GO — MDigitalLife Intern Blogging Series

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(This is the last in a series of blogs from the MDigitalLife Team of Summer Interns using the MDigitalLife Health Ecosystem to shed light on day to day topics of [...]

4 August, 2016

Online Concussion Discussion – MDigitalLife Intern Blogging Series

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(This is the second in a series of blogs from the MDigitalLife Team of Summer Interns using the MDigitalLife Health Ecosystem to shed light on commonly discussed topics. Our first [...]

20 July, 2016

Understanding Wine Online – MDigitalLife Intern Blogging Series

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(This is the first in a series of blogs from the MDigitalLife Team of Summer Interns using the MDigitalLife Health Ecosystem to shed light on day to day topics of conversation.) [...]

29 February, 2016

Commitments from the Precision Medicine Initiative Summit at the White House

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(You can see my first post here about the White House Precision Medicine Initiative Summit: I shared why I was going & the perspectives I planned to share. MM&M also [...]

24 February, 2016

A precision medicine approach to the online health ecosystem

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“The future of precision medicine will enable health care providers to tailor treatment and prevention strategies to people’s unique characteristics, including their genome sequence, microbiome composition, health history, lifestyle, and [...]

29 May, 2015

The Social Oncology Project 2015: Understanding the Ecosystem

By |May 29th, 2015|Categories: Featured Blog, MDigitalLife|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

Starting in 2013, my colleagues and I have published an annual report called The Social Oncology Project. The past two years, we have looked across all digital communications and surfaced [...]

15 October, 2014

How are Physicians using Social Media?

By |October 15th, 2014|Categories: Featured Blog, MDigitalLife, MissingTheForest|Tags: , , , , , |1 Comment

[Guest Post from Rob Silas, Group Director, Analytics at WCG] As physicians increase their use of social media, they use it in ways that benefit their patients as well as their [...]

13 October, 2014

But are doctors really on social media?

By |October 13th, 2014|Categories: Featured Blog, MDigitalLife, MissingTheForest|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Missing the Forest For The Trees: The change in physician roles that the healthcare industry missed. This is a question that we healthcare communicators have been fielding from [...]

26 September, 2014

Physicians as Media, but Not Journalists

By |September 26th, 2014|Categories: Featured Blog, MDigitalLife, MissingTheForest|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

“Physicians aren’t ‘just’ healers, prescribers or researchers anymore. In the healthcare ecosystem, for all practical purposes, physicians are the media.” This is an interesting aspect of the shifting role of [...]