April is a Public Health Extravaganza!

There is a lot going on in public health in April.

Take note of these events online and offline in the next few weeks:

  • April 1 – 7
    National Public Health Week run by the APHA. This year’s theme is “Public Health is ROI: Saves Lives, Saves Money.” There are a lot of offline events going on throughout the nation. Follow #NPHW on Twitter to stay up-to-date.
  • April 2
    @CDCNPIN continues with its informative series of webcasts of social media for public health: Gaming & Mobile. Follow #SM4PH on Twitter at 2PM ET.
  • April 16 – 19
    TedMed 2013 holds one of the most significant events in health that brings together a multi-disciplinary group of innovative minds meant to share and improve health care in Washington DC. Follow #TEDMED on Twitter and across all their social media channels to stay up-to-date.
  • April 7, 14, 21, 28
    #hcsm one of the liveliest weekly Twitter Chats on the latest in health communication and social media.
  • April 4, 11, 18, 25
    #hchlitss weekly Twitter Chat has some of the best guests and insightful chats on health communication, health literacy and social sciences.
  • April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
    #CPHC weekly Twitter Chat continues it’s engaging grassroots health care advocacy.

Did I miss any? Please let me know.


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