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Strategies for Dealing with the CRF Session F266: Introduction to Clinical Data Management MAGI Clinical Research Conference West 2012

Getting Started with Twitter 1 - Lurker

Slideshare, 29 September 2012Mary K.D. DRozarioMSCR, CCRP, RAC, CCRAPresident / Clinical Research ConsultantClinical Research Performance,

We work for sites.Twitter Stages of Change 2.0: lurker, linker, Rter, Mter, commenter, opinionator, Oprah -@ranitmd2Why Twitter?Get the low downBe exposed to a lot of information fast

Flattening effectThe tale of the conference internThe tale of the man seeking experimental treatment of his terminal illness

Culturally transformativeInteract with the future America

Cutting edge imageCross-post to:Facebook and LinkedInYour website (legal caution)3Why not Twitter?Twitter is going to take over my life!

Legal concerns.

Its just not worth it.

4Setting up an accountPicture that works well as a sub-thumbnail

Re-tweetable name

Topic/voice selectedSilent (reader)5Find your communityHashtagsOnly letters and numbers (no spaces, no special characters)A professional may have created a hashtag cheatsheet project for your field

Tweet chatsWhere people meet on a schedule to have a hashtag conversation

6Find on GoogleSearch two user names to find previous conversations

Search a user name and a hashtag to find what the user has posted on that hashtag7Who are these tweeters tweeting me!?Bots, spam and follower whores

Find out if you are a real person.

Conversation may increase the Klout score for both of you.

Because meeting new people is the point!8Getting started: Clinical Research people and hashtags to follow.#Clinicalresearch#Clinicaltrials#drugdevelopment#healthcare#hcsm (A discussion group called Health Care in Social Media)@StoneHearthNews@RWJF_HumanCap@amednews@KentBottles@marydrozario@BBKworldwide@Clin_trials@DrugInfoAssn@RAPSorg@Lilly_COI9Questions10