Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Office of Communications

Twitter

The Office of Communications maintains numerous Twitter lists including faculty, staff, students, friends, peers, and affiliates. We encourage you to introduce yourself to the official feed (@NUFeinbergMed) so that you may be considered for inclusion on one of these publicly available lists.

You will find the official Feinberg Twitter page at:

*The Feinberg Twitter feed is administered by the Office of Communications. We encourage you to be among the first followers and share our Twitter presence with your peers and colleagues. We also encourage your unit to interact with our tweets and share information when you can.

The official Northwestern University Twitter Page is at:

Here are some other examples of medical school-related Twitter pages, administered by separate groups:

If you are interested in setting up a Twitter account, please see Twitter Help. We encourage you to join this platform; let the Office of Communications know when you start a Twitter feed for your unit, post tweets regularly, share updates about your activities, and help us promote the Feinberg mission.

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