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What is the #SaludTues Tweetchat?

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#SaludTues is a weekly Tweetchat about Latino health at 12p CST/1p EDT every Tuesday. The chat is directed and co-hosted by @SaludToday, the Latino health social media campaign and Twitter handle for the team at the Institute for Health Promotion Research (IHPR) at The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, which directs Salud America!. Each chat has two co-hosts from partner organizations to ask and answer topical questions.

#SaludTues Tweetchat Schedule

  • 5/31 Bridging the Gap on Latino Health Disparities
  • 6/7 Keeping Kids Safe and Healthy this Summer
  • 6/14 Latinos and Mental Health Awareness
How do I participate in a #SaludTues Tweetchat?

Anyone with a Twitter handle is welcome to join the chat. Just tag your Tweets with the hashtag #SaludTues to join and follow the conversation on Twitter.

How do I serve as a #SaludTues co-host?

Email us at saludamerica@uthscsa.edu and share an idea for a chat.

What are topics for #SaludTues Tweetchats?

Any Latino health issue can be a topic for the SaludTues chat, from heart health, childhood obesity, nutrition and physical activity, access to health care, trending demographics, education, culture of health, etc.

#SaludTues Past Tweetchats

See tweets from our past tweetchats by visiting our Storify page.

  • 5/24 National Mediterranean Diet Month
  • 5/17 How to Keep Latina Girls Physically Active
  • 5/10 Latino HIV/AIDS Awareness
  • 5/3 Water: The Health Benefits You Should Know
  • 4/26 Lupus Awareness and Latino Health
  • 4/19 Taking Action to Address Latino Health Disparities
  • 4/12 How to Alter Health Messaging to Promote Prevention for Latinos
  • 4/5 Latina Leaders in Public Health
  • 3/29 Addressing the Latino Senior Health Gap
  • 3/22 Salud Leaders: Leading Change for Latino Health
  • 3/15 How Kids Can Eat Healthy in Early Childcare and Afterschool Settings
  • 3/8 Ways to ‘Veg Out’: Healthy Eating Tips, Tools, Recipes & Apps for Latino Kids
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Salud America! is a national online network of researchers, community group leaders, decision-makers, and members of the public working together to support healthy policy and environmental changes that can help reverse obesity among Latino children.

The network, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, is a project of the Institute for Health Promotion Research (IHPR) at The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio.

Policies, comments, external links, and contributed stories and images are not affiliated with Salud America!, RWJF, or The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, nor do they necessarily reflect the views of or endorsement by these organizations.

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