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Volume 39, Issue 2
Publication date: August 1, 2013
August 1, 2016
Social Media for the Obstetrician/Gynecologist
Kevin Ault, MD (Moderator)
Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
Kenan R. Omurtag, MD
Fellow, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri
Chrissy Ward, MS, CAE
Director of Membership and Marketing, Society of Gynecologic Oncology, Chicago, Illinois
After completing this activity, the physician should be better able to:
Determine the strengths and potential pitfalls of a web page devoted to their individual practice.
Comply with local social media policies.
Differentiate between various social media sites, such as Twitter and Facebook.
Determine the strengths and potential pitfalls of a “blog.”
Avoid potential Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) violations when using social media.