Social media is a potentially rich avenue for healthcare research. It also poses new ethical dilemmas. Health care research in this relatively new public space may require new ethical guidelines to achieve this potentials. Join #HealthXPh chat this Saturday January 21, 2017 9:00 PM Manila time as we discuss these ethical issues in conducting healthcare research on social media
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With much gratitude, I accepted the invitation to host this Saturday’s #HealthXPh tweetchat. Our tweetchat this Saturday will be