Tune in this evening to the Stanford Medicine X blog to join a Google+ Hangout with Roni Zeiger, MD and Britt Johnson. They'll discuss expert patients, online engagement and the benefits of physician-designers in participatory medicine.
During this year's Stanford Medicine X conference, September 27-29, Zeiger will lead a master class on product design for health. Former Chief Health Strategist at Google, Zeiger is CEO of Smart Patients, a platform to help patients collaborate as experts. Johnson, a 2012 Medicine X ePatient and speaker in Medicine X Films, is a member of the 2013 Medicine X ePatient Advisory Board. She writes about her experience as a patient with rheumatoid arthritis on TheHurtBlogger.
Tonight's live chat begins at 5 p.m. Pacific, 7 p.m. Central and 8 p.m. Eastern. Participants can ask questions via Twitter using the hashtag #MedX.
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Previously: How a “culture of permission” prevents doctors from being active in social media, Stanford Medicine X hosts live chat on Thursday with Bryan Vartabedian and Wendy Sue Swanson, Why networks of “micro-experts” are a valuable resource for the medical community, Registration opens for Stanford Medicine X and Medicine X video discusses technology and participatory medicine