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Beyond16,000 #ASCO13 tweets: leveraging the use of social media for ASCO and the oncology community

For those who have been actively tweeting during the 2013 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, Twitter may have made their 2013 ASCO experience a little different–researchers who did not know each other quickly started a conversation online, oncologists who missed a session found key data through a simple Twitter search, journalists realized […]

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Twitter: A Social Soundtrack for Medical Meetings

Twitter has changed a lot of things in healthcare. One of them is communication at medical meetings. Yesterday, the embargo of abstracts to be presented at this year’s American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Congress was lifted at 6pm, creating a big wave of conversations on Twitter. Oncology is one of the most active and […]

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