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ASN leads the fight to prevent, treat, and cure kidney diseases throughout the world by educating health professionals and scientists, advancing research and innovation, communicating new knowledge, and advocating for the highest quality care for patients.

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Kidney Week

Special Session

Advanced Social Media Tools for Education

November 06, 2021 | 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Location: Live-Stream, Virtual Only

Session Description

Beyond the basics of social media and Twitter use, this session discusses how to create and distribute visual abstracts, achieve gender parity, and break down polarized educational clusters in #KidneyWk.

Learning Objective(s)

  • Identify challenges in successful social media education
  • Discuss solutions to online gender disparity
  • Describe how to measure the educational health of #KidneyWk

Learning Pathway(s)

  • Other


  • Tejas Desai, MD
  • Silvi Shah, MD, MS, FASN


  • Anatomy of a Visual Abstract
    02:00 PM - 02:30 PM
    Michelle Lim, MBChB
  • Polarization in the #KidneyWk Educational Community
    02:30 PM - 03:00 PM
    Avrum Gillespie, MD
  • Gender Parity in the Online #KidneyWk Community
    03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
    Hector M. Madariaga, MD
  • Online Dynamic Literature Reviews
    03:30 PM - 04:00 PM
    Caoimhe Costigan, MBBS