Medicine 2.0'09 Post-Conference News (don't miss 2010/2011!)

Medicine 2.0'09 is over and it was a truly outstanding event. Now make sure
you don't miss information on the forthcoming Medicine 2.0'10 and 2.0'11

While the buzz and conversations on twitter (#med2) and on the blogosphere
continues (see for example this blog), a few news and updates:

1. Official blog
Each presentation at Medicine 2.0'09 was blogged about on
Presenters, please review the blog post and comment on the blogs / add
Blogs were written by health informatics students (and we have to grade
them!) - so please give them and us some feedback on the accuracy and
informativeness of the posts.

2. Photos: You can view a slideshow of 2009 photos at
Photos 2009

The photos are also available on FlickR here.

and can be used freely in blog-posts, articles etc (with attribution).

3. Twitter: All tweets with #med2 hashtag have been archived at

Medicine 2.0'09 provided extra screens to broadcast the twitter stream live
to the conference audience. If you were at the conference, please
participate in the following poll:

Did you like the idea of twitter screens?

4. Slideshare: An event page has been created and we are asking all
presenters to upload their slide-deck here:
Medicine 2.0'09 Event on Slideshare

We will also upload the presentations we have, but this will take a few

5. Podcast/itunes: Presentations have been audio and video-recorded, and we
will make them accessible over the course of the next 12 months (we still
want people to go to the Medicine 2.0 congress, so the participants heard it
An audio-podcast of last years' Medicine 2.0'08 is now available at
If you have itunes, enter
in your browser, and subscribe to the Medicine 2.0 podcast. Please also
enter a podcast rating!

6. We are currently negotiating with two academic groups interesting in
hosting Medicine 2.0 in 2010 and 2011, respectively. These venues - one in
Europe, one in North-America, will excite you!
To stay tuned and to receive updates via email, please login at the Medicine 2.0 site, go to your profile page and mark
the 2010/2011 checkboxes (email notification). IMPORTANT: If you received
updates for the 2009 congress this does not mean you will automatically
receive updates on future conferences. Your 2010/20111 checkboxes must be
switched on (by default they are off)!

Thanks to everybody for making Medicine 2.0'09 such a resounding success.
To stay informed, sign up for the 2010 and 2011 mailing lists by changing your

Gunther Eysenbach
Chair, Medicine 2.0'09
& Conference Series Producer

"I'd never been to #Med2 Medicine 2.0, but I haven't yet seen a medical
conference with such a constant stream of good stuff" (ePatientDave)

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