Posts Tagged ‘Event’

Virtual Summit to Empower Caregivers

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 8:31 1 Comment

Please join us today, February 11, 2014 for a virtual summit for caregivers.
Impact80 Virtual Summit is the first global conference, to be held online with 1 goal in mind – to support and reach as many women & men who work full or part-time while caring for a sick, disabled child or aging parent. Impact80 […]

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Brilliant Tech Geniuses with Dreams to Change the World

Friday, June 29, 2012 14:41 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

I’m super excited to write this post because it highlights amazing students who are passionate about changing the world for the better.  Students from around the globe with passion, brainpower and love of technology are utilizing their talents to make the world a better place.  They had the opportunity to […]

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Social Media: Are you engaged or do you ignore it?

Friday, January 27, 2012 14:24 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Can health care providers afford to ignore social media?
Social Media Networking isn’t going to go away…

…and trying to ignore won’t work…
Social media is a powerful and phenomenal platform to disseminate valuable and trusted health information.  Are you engaged in social media networking or are you ignoring it?
Social media allows […]

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Sharecare Experts on Twitter Chat – Social Media Networking Event

Monday, December 12, 2011 16:42 No Comments

Shake Your Family Health Tree – Sharecare Twitter Chat
By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Social Media Networking Event – @BarbaraFicarra

Join me @BarbaraFicarra and @SharecareNow experts on 12/13 from 11am-1pm EST for a tweet-n-eat family health tree chat #SharecareLive
Title:  Tweet-n-eat: Shake Your Family Health Tree
Date/Time:  December 13, 2011, Tuesday  from 11am-1pm EST
Topics of Focus:  Cystic Fibrosis, Tay-Sachs, […]

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Social Media Networking and Breast Cancer Awareness

Thursday, October 20, 2011 10:52 3 Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
“The Socialization of Breast Cancer”

Social media networking has changed the landscape in health care.
The immediate exchange of real-time health information online has allowed health care consumers and patients to share valuable experiences and to gain knowledge. Online communities provide a valuable resource for individuals to seek reassurance, form […]

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