In the News
A sampling of news stories involving the Penn Social Media and Health Innovation Lab.
Coverage of the Lab's article Linking social media and medical record data: a study of adults presenting to an academic, urban emergency department in BMJ Quality and Safety.
Coverage of the Lab's work to determine whether social media feeds can help predict clinical risk or provide insights about patients.
An interview with Dr. Nathaniel DeNicola.
Lab team members win Scientist of the Year award at the Philadelphia Geek Awards.
Nathaniel DeNicola comments on ACOG's latest social media guidelines.
Charlene Wong shares findings from her research.
Coverage of the Lab's research on the correlation between Twitter behavior and heart health.
One of the first National Institute of Health (NIH) funded studies involving Twitter and heart health is being conducted at Penn.
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