Congratulations to the nominees for #MedicalMonday healthcare twitizen of the week #15

The #medicalmonday hash is used to give props to healthcare workers tweeting useful information. Hash #MedicalMonday for doctors, physicians assistants, naturopaths, allied health professionals, clinics and hospitals and they might be selected as a nominee for or healthcare Twitizen of the week, giving them props for their contribution to the online conversation on health care helping to draw thousands of eyes to their online efforts. Each month we will choose a #MedicalMonday Healthcare Twitizen of the month – the winner will receive a gift; August’s winner will receive a free pair of Maui Jim Sunglasses! No Joke!

Nominees must have contributed to the healthcare conversation on Twitter for at least 1 year. Their tweet log should show retweets and engagement with other twitterers, not just posts or links. To compete, nominees should Tweet about their nomination to their followers, asking them to Tweet or RT the award or comment on the EyeInfo blog. Winners selected based on quantity of Tweets or Retweets mentioning @EyeInfo and/or #MedicalMonday or by posting comments on the EyeInfo blog. The winner will be chosen on the Thursday following the nominations. From the months worth of weekly winners, a Healthcare Twitizen of the Month will be chosen and awarded a prize. The prize for August is a free pair of Maui Jim Sunglasses! Congratulations to July’s winner of the Maui Jim Eyewear @drayala

Congratulations to this weeks nominees:


  • Dave Walker
  • Tillamook, Oregon
  • Pharmacist/consultant, PHR advocate, educator, cochlear implant recipient, volunteer, cyclist, geek learning to twitter
  • @safetynurse

  • Barbara Olson
  • Southeastern US
  • A nurse with an engineer’s mind tweeting #ptsafety-sensitive things that strike my fancy. (Tweets do not represent my employer.)
  • @physicianpulse

  • Najeh Ahmad, MD MPH
  • Roseville, CA
  • Physician at the Permanente MedicalGroup, tweet on HealthCare policy, Telemonitoring, Diversity & Preventive Med. (views are mine & they are not medical advice)
  • @sarasteinmd

  • Name Sara Stein
  • Location Cleveland OH
  • Bariatric psychiatrist, mind-body-spirit, Award-Winning Author Obese From The Heart (2009), newfies, midcentury modern, universal healthcare
  • @Doctor_V

  • Bryan Vartabedian
  • The Woodlands, Texas
  • Bio Kids tummy doctor, father, writer and overall good guy
  • @healthissocial

  • Health Is Social
  • Philadelphia
  • Health Is Social: Exploring how emerging technologies are changing healthcare and empowering the people who dream of better care. – @PhilBaumann
  • @lsaldanamd

  • Luis Saldana
  • Dallas, TX
  • Emergency Physician in N. TX; Medical Director IT/EHR-Clinical Decision Support The sole meaning of life is to serve humanity-Tolstoy Views posted are my own
  • @DrDavidBallard

  • Dr. David Ballard
  • Washington, DC
  • Head of Marketing & Business Development in the American Psychological Association Practice Directorate. Business, psychology, technology, health & productivity
  • @EllenMD

  • Dr. Ellen
  • USA
  • I’m a physician and a mom. Can you believe that I also make time to blog? (I also retweet @DrJosephKim tweets since he’s my husband.)
  • @TheLasikDoc

  • Cary M. Silverman
  • New Jersey
  • LASIK & Refractive Cataract surgeon trying to spread the word. Cycling,Photo, Squash, & Skiing
  • Courtesy of the Doctors at Shady Grove Eye and Vision Care; Optometrists, Ophthalmologists and Opticians serving the Rockville, Potomac and Gaithersburg Maryland suburbs of Washington DC for over 46 years. Convenient evening and weekend appointments available by calling (301) 670-1212 – find an appointment online, fill out new patient information or order contact lenses by visiting

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