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March 2013

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Screenshot of SAMHSA’s publications store, available at http://store.samhsa.gov/home
March 25, 2013
Similar to Amazon, SAMHSA’s online store offers easy web-based ordering of more than 1,000 behavioral health publications.
March 25, 2013
Those interested in speaking or presenting at Health Datapalooza IV have until April 5 to submit a request.
March 25, 2013
During emergencies, HHS has to analyze a large amount of information incredibly fast. Social media helps us identify outbreaks and respond to the public.
Screenshot of pillbox dashboard available at http://pillbox.nlm.nih.gov/
March 25, 2013
Pillbox, a pill identification tool, is opening up government data on prescription drugs. Listen to a podcast introducing the tool.
March 21, 2013
To close out February’s American Heart Month, several HHS agencies executed their first bilingual Twitter chat.
Screenshot of popular discussion and comments on ASPR’s IdeaScale page, available at http://asprfusion.ideascale.com/a/ideafactory.do?id=19682&mode=top&discussionFilter=active
March 19, 2013
Join the discussion on emergency preparedness and response through the ASPR Fusion roundtable, a forum for the Public Health Community.
Graphic reading ‘in the know, social media for public health webcast series.’  Showing social media icons for Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, Flickr, Pinterest, Instagram and Google + superimposed over various health buildings in a cityscape.
March 7, 2013
‘In the Know’ is a how-to webinar series on different social media channels offering basic information, tips, and hints.