About the Conference

Welcome to the inaugural meeting hosted by the Association for Healthcare Social Media located this year at the Science History Institute in historic Philadelphia, PA. This CME-accredited meeting (7 hours) will consist of an informative day-long lecture series by experts in the healthcare social media space from optimization techniques to conundrums affecting the intersection of social media and health today. Selected abstracts will also showcase a selection of research in health and social media. This event also presents an opportunity to network with expert health professionals who have successfully utilized social media themselves across multiple social media platforms for a variety of purposes from practice building, education, and non-clinical entrepreneurship.