New York Times cites UCSF Memory and Aging Center's social media outreach

The UCSF Memory and Aging Center’s efforts to educate the public via its YouTube channel and Facebook page are cited in a May 25 New York Times article on medical centers’ use of social media. Bruce Miller, MD, the A.W. & Mary Margaret Clausen Distinguished Professor of Neurology, and director of the UCSF center, discusses the goals of generating participation in clinical trials and educating caregivers about the symptoms of the various forms of dementia in order to get patients into treatment quickly.

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/05/25/health/25hospital.html

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