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New directions in building a scientific social network: Experiences in the Supercourse project and application to Central Asia.

Hennon, Meredith and LaPorte, Ronald E and Shubnikov, Eugene and Linkov, Faina (2012) New directions in building a scientific social network: Experiences in the Supercourse project and application to Central Asia. Cent Asian J Glob Health, 1 (1). 3 - ?.

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Abstract

Introduction: Networking leaders in the field of public health and medicine is very important for improving health locally and globally, especially in times of disaster. Methods: Fishing can best be defined as using an internet search engine to find the name and email address of the person or organization that is being sought. Results: With over 500 hours of work, the group compiled a list of nearly 2,000 email addresses of Ministers of Health, deans of the 1,800 medical schools and schools of public health, and heads of medical and public health societies.


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Item Type: Article
Status: Published
Creators/Authors:
CreatorsEmailPitt UsernameORCID
Hennon, Meredith
LaPorte, Ronald Erlaporte@pitt.eduRLAPORTE
Shubnikov, Eugene
Linkov, Fainafyl1@pitt.eduFYL1
Date: 2012
Date Type: Publication
Journal or Publication Title: Cent Asian J Glob Health
Volume: 1
Number: 1
Page Range: 3 - ?
DOI or Unique Handle: 10.5195/cajgh.2012.3
Schools and Programs: Graduate School of Public Health > Epidemiology
School of Medicine > Medicine
Refereed: Yes
Uncontrolled Keywords: health societies, public health, social networking
Date Deposited: 30 Jun 2014 16:06
Last Modified: 30 May 2018 05:55
URI: http://d-scholarship.pitt.edu/id/eprint/21955

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