Presenting at a conference?
Even if it's sooner than soon, thanks to social media you still have time to generate more engagement by "flipping" your talk or panel presentation or workshop or poster session.
I've known about this tactic for a while, but have become even more convinced of its value beyond the classroom after seeing what happened when Pam Ressler (@Pam Ressler), Susannah Fox (@Susannah Fox), Colleen Young (@Colleen_Young) and I started using it two months before our Stanford Medicine X conference panel (Communicating the Experience of Illness in the Digital Age).
Here, I'll describe what's involved and offer practical tips for... flipping!
Flipped teaching or what's sometimes called [...]
That's the underlying question Hinda Mandell, Ph.D. raised Tuesday in a post on the Boston Public Radio site, "Brave New World: Your Doctor, Your Private Parts, Twitter And You."
My gynecologist just followed my vagina on Twitter. At least, that’s how it felt when I received email notification that I had a new Twitter follower.To be fair, maybe it wasn't my gynecologist who hit the “follow” button, but an employee at her practice. Does it matter? Because my ob/gyn’s name and Twitter handle are the same, and her Twitter avatar is her practice’s logo of a mother and child, entwined. Now [...]
Every year, Mayo Clinic Internal Medicine Chief Residents have the opportunity to invite a Visiting Professor to spend several days engaging in educational activities and speaking at Medical Grand Rounds. Invitations are meant to reflect upon the personal interests of the chief residents and the messages we wish to convey to our Medical Grand Round audience – which consists of trainees, consultants, and researchers across the Mayo Clinic Health System. Over the last three years, previous chief residents have selected leaders in the fields of medical education (Dr. Jeffrey Wiese), quality and safety (Dr. Robert Wachter), and the CDC’s epidemic intelligence service (Dr. Douglas Hamilton).
This year, we wanted our choice to represent a field with a similarly widespread impact on the future of [...]
This morning we are kicking off our 6th Annual #MayoRagan Social Media Summit on our Mayo Clinic campus in Rochester, Minn. Dr. Farris Timimi and I are opening the Summit with our keynote address, slides from which are included below:
Please feel free to join in the conversation using the #MayoRagan hashtag on Twitter.
For more information on the Mayo Clinic Social Media Champions program, go here.
We deliver in-depth training in social media strategy, planning and execution during our one-day Social Media Residency.
Initially developed for Mayo Clinic employees, Social Media Residency is open to all on a first-come, first-served basis. And Social Media Residency is the kick-off event for this year's Social Media Week at Mayo Clinic, Oct. 20-23, 2014 on our Rochester, Minnesota campus.