Congratulations to this weeks #MedicalMonday nominees for Healthcare Twitizen of the Week #17

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; September’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 August’s winner of the Maui Jim Eyewear @DCPatient


  • Brian Dolan
  • Boston
  • editor of mobihealthnews, interests: mHealth, wireless, preventive medicine, apps, POC tech, regulatory issues



  • Lawrence Sherman
  • NYC and Long Island, New York
  • Global medical education, social media and medicine, lecturer, author, world traveler, wine snob, dad, former(?) stand-up comic, native Brooklynite


  • Eric Glazer
  • Boston, MA
  • VP,Mkt/Online Communities @ Cambridge Healthtech.We build social networks in life sciences. Proud dad/husband. Love Red Sox, Celtics. Play hockey, golf (poorly)


  • Carolyn Newstrom, RN
  • Santa Barbara, California
  • RN; WIA grant coordinator for RHORC, South Coast, A.D.N. programs. Interested in learning from the past and from the present in order to create a better future!



  • Dr Simon Prince
  • Proud dad of Jacob 7/16/09. Private practice Nephrologist, Medical Blogger, Husband, working on personal MBA , sports fan


  • Andrew Weil, M.D.
  • Arizona
  • Dr. Weil’s official Twitter – daily information on integrative medicine, natural health and wellbeing. Get healthy on the go! Also try:


  • Carolyn Coker Ross
  • Denver, CO | Tucson, AZ
  • Doctor, author and speaker using alternative medicine & natural remedies to treat anorexia, bulimia, binge eating, weight loss, depression, and addiction.


  • Alan Greene
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford Physician, Author Raising Baby Green & Feeding Baby Green, #1 Pediatrician Website, President Society for Participatory Medicine, Foodie

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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