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What is the #SaludTues Tweetchat?

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#SaludTues is a weekly Tweetchat about Latino health every Tuesday at 12p CST/1p EST. The chat is 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 to raise awareness of and discuss solutions to Latino health issues.

#SaludTues Tweetchat Schedule

  • 12/6 New Research on Latino Kids & Sugary Drinks
  • 12/13 Tips for a Healthy Holiday
How do I participate in a #SaludTues Tweetchat?

Anyone on Twitter can join. Just tag your Tweets with the hashtag #SaludTues to 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?

The #SaludTues chat covers key Latino health issues, from childhood obesity, nutrition and physical activity, access to health care, heart health, trending demographics, education, culture of health, cancer, etc.

#SaludTues Past Tweetchats

See our past tweetchats by visiting our Storify page.

  • 11/29 National Caregiver Month
  • 11/22 NO TWEETCHAT: Happy Thanksgiving!
  • 11/15 Baby Formula Marketing to Latinos
  • 11/8 Workplace Wellness
  • 11/1 Stomach Cancer and Latinos
  • 10/25 How to Address The Latino Doc Shortage
  • 10/18 Diabetes & Latinos Tweetchat
  • 10/11 Bilingual #SaludTues on #Healthy Latinos (Hispanic Heritage Month)
  • 10/4 Breast Cancer and Latinas
  • 9/27 How to Solve Latino Malnutrition and Hunger
  • 9/20 The Health & Education of Latino Boys & Young Men
  • 9/13 Healthy Eating and Physical Activity in Out of School Settings
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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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