A Dartmouth-led study found that social media big data can be used to understand communication and behavioral patterns related to prescription drug abuse.
Greg Ogrinc, MD, MS, Interim Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education, invites you to attend the next Leading Voices in Medical Education Grand Rounds on Thursday Nov. 30 from noon to 1:30 PM in Auditorium G at DHMC. Margaret Chisolm, MD, Vice Chair for Education, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine will present on social media in medical education.
A new NIH-funded study at the Geisel School of Medicine aims to stem the prevalence of obesity among young adults with serious mental illness through peer support, mobile technology, and popular social media.
People with severe mental illness such as schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder or bipolar disorder use a popular social media website like YouTube to provide and receive naturally occurring peer support, Dartmouth researchers report in the journal PLOS ONE.