UncategorizedDecember 14, 2009

The Stupid Cancer Show

Susannah Fox discusses Pew Internet’s health research, including a special survey of people living with cancer.

UncategorizedDecember 2, 2009

Networked Learners

How technology has affected the way “digital natives” search for, gather and act on information.

UncategorizedNovember 20, 2009

Participatory Culture + Health Care

Quick answers to frequently-asked questions: Is a cultural shift affecting health care? How do people judge the quality of health information online? Are patients ready for this?

UncategorizedNovember 18, 2009

Teen Content Creators

Slides about teen content creators, shown at The Power of Youth Voice: What Kids Learn When They Create With Digital Media.

UncategorizedNovember 4, 2009

Social Isolation and New Technology

How the internet and mobile phones impact Americans’ social networks.

UncategorizedOctober 27, 2009

Trends in medical searches online: How e-patients use the internet

New trend charts showing how e-patients use the internet and search for health information online.

UncategorizedOctober 26, 2009

Trends: The Social Life of Health Information

Connected patients spread new ideas, new treatments, and new ways of approaching a condition. Put them on your team.

UncategorizedOctober 22, 2009

The New Library User and how to Serve Her (and Him)

A look at the new needs and experiences of information seekers and media makers

UncategorizedOctober 6, 2009

The Patient is In

Health 2.0: User-Generated Healthcare showcased patient advocates and their use of technology in pursuit of better health. Susannah Fox provided context for the discussion based on a national survey of people living with chronic conditions.

UncategorizedOctober 5, 2009

E-patients, social media, and cancer

Susannah Fox presented the latest findings on the internet’s impact on health and health care, including an early look at new data showing how people living with chronic conditions gather and share information online.