Panel Recap: Saving Lives with Social Media

A discussion about how social media is impacting meducation, disease awareness and how you connect with medical professionals.

By Ivana Nguyen

Anna Almendrala, Alex Tung and Dr. Sandra Lee, aka “Dr. Pimple Popper” spoke on a panel about how social media has reshaped the conversation about medical care.

Almendrala is a health editor for Huffington Post. Tung is a cancer survivor and surfer working to spread the “Aloha Spirit.” Lee is a doctor who has gained a large following interested in skincare.

There’s a growing audience for people seeking their own answers.






Took a selfie with @drpimplepopper at #AAJALA #v3con @v3con jelly @_sharonlei ?

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