Understanding and Harnessing Social Media in Prostate Cancer

Presenter: Dr. Mike Leveridge
Original Date: Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Description:

This webinar will provide an introduction to the use and reach of social media in urology, with a specific focus on prostate cancer. It will address academic and patient-centred use, as well as communities where both may interact.
 

Dr. Mike Leveridge's Biography:

Dr. Leveridge is currently an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Urology and Oncology at Queens University in Kingston Ontario. He completed his medical degree at the University of Toronto in 2003, followed by urology residency training at Queen's University. Dr. Leveridge's fellowship in urologic oncology was completed at Princess Margaret Hospital at the University of Toronto in 2010. His clinical focus is urologic oncology in addition to a general urology practice. Research interests include the use and value of social media in urology as well as population level research in bladder cancer and testicular cancer outcomes.

About Expert Angle

Expert Angle is designed to expand our reach and address the many varied and complex questions that come with a prostate cancer diagnosis. These webinars will address topics important to men with prostate cancer along different points of the cancer care continuum and those within their circle of care as well as the general public and representatives from the clinical community.
 
The meetings are hosted using interactive on-line technology and feature leading experts in prostate cancer - making them accessible to anyone, regardless of their location, within Canada. The platform allows PCC to communicate directly with individuals in a variety of settings (i.e. in their homes, support group meetings, community centres) and geographic locations (i.e. urban, rural and remote locations) as well as measure engagement.   

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