5th World Congress on Social Media, Mobile Apps, and Internet/Web 2.0 in Health, Medicine, and Science

Abstract submissions (Deadline: March 7th, 2012) and early-early bird registrations (special rate for the first 50 registrants!) are now open for the 5th World Congress on Social Media, Mobile Apps, and Internet/Web 2.0 in Health, Medicine, and Science (also known as Medicine 2.0), the top ranked conference in this field. Once again, JMIR is the official journal of Medicine 2.0, meaning that research, practice, and business presentations presented at the congress enjoy a discounted Article Processing Fee and a good chance of being published in JMIR (including videos of the presentation)!

Call for Abstracts (Deadline: March 7th, 2012)

Pre-register here if you haven't attended a Medicine 2.0 event before Jan 24, 2012: Early-early bird registration is now open - special rates for the first 50 registrants (only $250/$550) - last years' rates went up to $2500 shortly before the conference, register early and take advantage of heavily discounted rates! Download PDF Flyer for Sharing 


Medicine 2.0 Core Topics

  • Blogs
  • Building virtual communities and social networking applications for health professionals
  • Building virtual communities and social networking applications for patients and consumers
  • Business models in a Web 2.0 environment
  • Collaborative biomedical research, academic / scholarly communication, publishing and peer review
  • Consumer empowerment, patient-physician relationship, and sociotechnical issues
  • Ethical & legal issues, confidentiality and privacy
  • Health information on the web: Supply and Demand
  • Innovative RSS/XML applications and Mashups
  • mHealth/smartphone and handheld/ipad applications
  • Personal health records and Patient portals
  • Public (e-)health, population health technologies, surveillance
  • Search, Collaborative Filtering and Recommender Technologies
  • Semantic Web ("Web 3.0") applications
  • The nature and dynamics of social networks in health
  • Usability and human factors on the web
  • Virtual (3D) environments, Second Life
  • Web 2.0 approaches for behaviour change, public health and biosurveillance
  • Web 2.0 approaches for clinical practice, clinical research, quality monitoring
  • Web2.0-based medical education and learning
  • Wikis
  • Youth and Digital Learning
  • Business modelling in eHealth
  • Communities in health care
  • Digital Learning
  • e-Coaching
  • Health disparities
  • Human-Computer Interface (HCI) Design
  • New ethics
  • Online decision technology
  • Participatory health care
  • Persuasive communication and technology
  • Science 2.0/Collaborative Science
  • Social Media Analytics
  • Public (e)Health, Infodemiology, Epidemic Intelligence
  • New additional themes and tutorials: Mobile Apps; Social Media Analytics; Social Media & Apps for Public Health, and much more!
  • Gadget Exhibition & Demos of apps & sites for epatients and health professionals
  • Internationally renowned keynote speakers & panelists
  • Practice, business, and research presentations
  • Live- and on-demand streaming on the web (registration required)

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