“Populations on the run during disasters can be tracked by cellphone signals, which could help guide life-saving aid to the right places, a new study has concluded,” according to a story in the New York Times today that reports on a study published in PLoS Medicine last week. The researchers developed the idea after the easrthquake in Haiti, then tested it during the cholera epidemic later that year.
- #MakeHealth was AMAZING – Hashtags of the Week (HOTW): (Week of August 18, 2014)
- The #MakeHealth Fest Reveals Local Innovation
- Using Twitter to Counteract Hype, Part 2 – Hashtags of the Week (HOTW): (Week of August 11, 2014)
- Time to Comment on the NEW FDA Guidelines for Social Media Use in Healthcare
- Using Twitter to Counteract Hype (#Ebola) – Hashtags of the Week (HOTW): (Week of August 4, 2014)