Southwest Annual Conference

Houston, TX | May 16-18, 2018

George R. Brown Convention Center

Connect and Be Heard: Make a Difference in Healthcare with Social Media

Description

Kevin Pho, MD is a practicing board-certified internal medicine physician and a health care social media leader since 2004. He is co-author of the book, "Establishing, Managing, and Protecting Your Online Reputation: A Social Media Guide for Physicians and Medical Practices." Dr. Pho will take you through his decade-long social media journey, and show how social media can make a profound difference in 3 important ways. First, how social media can facilitate the connection between health professionals and patients. Second, how social media can proactively define and protect an online reputation. And finally, how social media can share the stories of those who intersect with our health care system, but are rarely heard from. Not only will you see how social media made a difference in Dr. Pho's life, you will also be inspired to use social media and make your own difference in health care.

Learning Objectives

Discuss how social media can facilitate the connection between health professionals and patients

Identify how social media can proactively define and protect an online reputation

Discuss how social media can share the stories of those who intersect with our health care system, but are rarely heard from


Speakers

Kevin Pho, MD

Dr. Kevin Pho is a board-certified internal medicine physician and founder of KevinMD, social media’s leading physician voice. He has been named the web’s top social media influencer in health care and medicine. The New York Times called KevinMD "a...

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