Tag Archives: Social Media

MIS2013 coverage in 140 characters or less!

Love it or hate it, social media has become ingrained in most of our lives both personally and professionally. LinkedIn has made it easier than ever for professionals across business sectors to connect with one another and forge potential working…


Ultrasounds on social media? Over-share!

Remember when expectant parents would go around showing off their ultrasound pictures to 350 or more of their family, friends, co-workers, neighbors, and old classmates? Neither do I. Yet on any given day I can see 3-D ultrasound pictures posted…


Consumers take their own tweet time using social media for health questions

OK, social media mavens – this one’s for you. This coming from someone who, whenever I see or hear a reference to a Tweet, automatically rack up the chorus to Bobby Day’s golden oldie “Rockin’ Robin” (yes, and the Jackson…


A regulatory landmine: FDA and social media

Anyone who reads this blog on a regular basis knows I’m leery of big government, and I usually criticize government (most often FDA) for what it does rather than what it fails to do. It appears to be time to…


Social media, med-tech still have luke warm relationship

Earlier this month my wife and I had a beautiful baby daughter, and as you can imagine, the demands for pictures are flooding in.  This can be pretty problematic for us seeing as how we don’t really have a Facebook page,…