Shwen speaks regularly at various industry events on Healthcare and Social Media and sits on a variety of advisory boards for industry-related organizations. Shwen has co/chaired the Digital Pharma (East) conference since 2009 and also chaired the Pharma Track at e-Patient Connections 2010. He also sits on the advisory board for the Digital Health Coalition, Medical, Marketing and Media (magazine), and the Health Track at South by Southwest (SXSW) and has advised organizations like AIDS.gov and IAmBiotech.com.
Shwen is also highly involved in grassroots efforts around healthcare communications and social media (HCSM). He founded the Social Health (SXSH) un-conference and movement, which led to the adoption of a health track at South by Southwest (SXSW). He also founded and hosts: PharmaFresh.TV, Social Pharmer Network, Med 2.0 Blog, and is a prolific Twitterer.
When Shwen is not online and immersed in social media, he can be found playing tennis, BBQing, taking pictures, fishing, traveling, scuba diving, or dining on great food/wine/beer (among a myriad of other interests).
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