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Addressing Unmet Patient Needs
PatientsVille.com, the leading on-line health portal, announced today a collaboration effort with the research group from Rutgers and Thomas Jefferson University aimed to help identify unmet needs for users of medically-related social media sites.
collaboration effort with the research group from Rutgers and Thomas Jefferson
University aimed to help identify unmet needs for users of medically-related social
media sites. "PatientsVille is pleased to provide support which will benefit
patient and research communities and gives PatientsVille users additional ways to
express their opinions." said Tanya Miroff, Chief Executive, PatientsVille.com
Dr. Irene Wang, a post-doctoral fellow from Rutgers University and one of the four
creators of the research project, states: "We are striving to determine the needs
of various end-users who visit medically-
not only increasing awareness, but potentially providing substantial value to
improving this new generation of web-based healthcare."
You may visit the 7-10 minute survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/
participants will remain anonymous and the survey will not ask for any private
health information. The fellows plan on presenting the results of their survey as a
poster presentation at the annual Drug Information Association (DIA) conference in
Carlsbad, CA on March 9th, 2011.
You know how patients get unexpected side effects after taking meds? PatientsVille.com (http://patientsville.com) provides a website that lets them view, report and discuss side effects. PatientsVille.com (http://patientsville.com)