Tweeting the Meeting: Investigating Twitter Activity At the 2012 AAAAI Conference

      The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) increased its efforts to use social media to disseminate medical information from its annual meetings. Twitter, a popular microblogging service, is one method used to accomplish this goal. This study investigated the use of Twitter during the 2012 AAAAI meeting. The working hypothesis was that a large number of educational tweets were disseminated to the public.
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