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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

  • 6/27 How to Protect Yourself from Health Fraud
  • 7/4 Happy 4th of July-No #SaludTues
  • 7/11 STEM Education & Wellness
  • 7/18 You’re The Mom Campaign
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.

  • 6/20 How Can Swimming Change Lives
  • 6/13 Tobacco Free Summer Tweetchat
  • 6/6 National Men’s Health Month
  • 5/30 Connecting Minority Youth to Opportunity
  • 5/23 Latinos and National Bike Month
  • 5/16 Latinos and Liver Cancer
  • 5/9 Children’s Mental Health Awareness
  • 5/2 Latinos and Air Quality
  • 4/25 Healthy Kids Day!
  • 4/18 Let’s Celebrate Minority Health Month!
  • 4/11 Sleep For Salud National Sleep Awareness Month
  • 4/4 The Importance of Clinical Trials for Latinos
Public Hub Hub Tree: Salud America!

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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