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Andrew Spong
Works at STweM Ltd.
Lives in Rustington, West Sussex, UK
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Social business developer. Focused on health communications.
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  • STweM Ltd.
    Managing Director, 2008 - present
  • Symplur
    Senior Strategist, 2012 - present
  • Digitally Sick
    Co-Founder, 2011 - present
  • Healthcare Social Media Europe
    Co-Founder, 2009 - present
  • medDigital
    Partner, 2012 - 2013
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Socially facilitated health communications.
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Community builder, health conversationalist, creator, curator and collaborator.
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Changing the design and delivery of healthcare, one conversation at a time.
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Rustington, West Sussex, UK
Previously
New York, New York 10069
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Off to Brighton later for a street food lunch and some rare beer hunting. Have a great weekend!
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Corporate Communications is fine for implementing social media for investor relations but patients and caregivers want someone who can keep it real and speak to them with respect, transparency and honesty.
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#bcsm co-founder Alicia Staley (@stales) writes: "our first poster presentation at #asbrs!!!! I am so excited and very proud of this work."
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The song I enjoyed most from the Kate Rusby show in Worthing yesterday evening.
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As an experiment, I immersed myself in social media for the past 3 months. Social media has changed the way that I think about and practice medicine
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Skip to 46:30 to see how IBM Watson can now create debatable pro and con propositions from raw data (viewing time: 2 mins), then allow the film to play through a brief consideration of how oncologists could use Watson's insights to create disease protocols.
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An infographic, slides, video and a paper: Anne Marie Cunningham collates some of her best content on the utility of social media to healthcare professionals in a single blog post. Nice!
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Highly recommended. +Anne Marie Cunningham is an inspiring and innovative clinical digital leader.
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Thinklabs One describes its digital stethoscope as 'the smallest, most powerful stethoscope ever'.
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With nearly 75 percent of American adults using at least one social network—half of whom belong to more than one—there is no doubt that social media has had a huge impact on society. In the medical profession, social media has traditionally been used on the client side, for comparing notes on a physician or medical office. Now social media is being used in ways that help medical professionals interact with patients, promote healthy living, and in...
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