JOIN THE PUBLIC TWITTER CHAT Date: 20 November 2019 Time: 19:00 SAST | 20:00 EAT, BST | 13:00 EST Hashtag: #ProtectAntibioticsZA Moderator: Vanessa Carter How to participate Facebook event reminder Join us for a 60-minute Twitter chat with our panel experts. All stakeholders locally …

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  Bridging the medical education gaps in South Africa with a digital platform Presented by Vanessa Carter from an e-Patient perspective at Stanford University Medicine X | Ed 2017 Twitter chat A Twitter chat was held on the 31st of January …

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Author: Vanessa Carter (#hcsmSA) Vanessa was a creative director and entrepreneur for 18 years. She is also a Stanford University Medicine X ePatient Scholar for MRSA (Antibiotic Resistance) and Facial Differences from South Africa. She is an advisory board member for EyeforPharma …

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    Article Author: Vanessa Carter (#hcsmSA) Vanessa is an award-winning entrepreneur and was a creative director for 18 years. She is a professional ePatient activist for MRSA (Antibiotic Resistance) and Facial Differences from South Africa. She is an advisory …

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Why should South African health care about standard hashtags? If you know what Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) is you will have heard the term analytics before. According to Wikipedia, analytics are the discovery, interpretation and communication of meaningful patterns in …

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Upcoming South African E-Health events: hcsmSA is looking forward to attending the Women Advancement Forum between the 5th – 8th of December in Johannesburg to moderate both an eHealth panel discussion and to provide a citizen-driven social media workshop focusing on women empowerment …

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Article by Vanessa Carter Facial difference and MRSA e-Patient Scholar in South Africa   How the media played a role in the negative perception of facial differences Your face is the part of your body that contributes largely to your …

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