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Dan Dunlop Patient Expert

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Dan Dunlop is a healthcare marketer, brand consultant, blogger, public speaker and author. He is the president of Jennings, a branding and advertising agency based in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. His clients in the life sciences have included major academic medical centers, regional and... Full Bio
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A Tale of Two Online Communities by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Whether it’s a Facebook Group, LinkedIn Group, Twitter Chat, blog or a patient support community on a private platform, building and maintaining a vibrant online community r ... Read on »
Digital Physician Relations: Moving Beyond a Model of Interruption by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy A couple of weeks ago I had the honor of presenting at the annual conference of the American Association of Physician Liaisons (AAPL) in Seattle. I shared with them my well- ... Read on »
New Emergency Department Launch by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy For the last 6 weeks, my team has been working with the folks at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (VT) to develop a campaign that introduces their newly renovated, expanded and ... Read on »
An Early Health Communicator by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy It is interesting to look at the path we follow in our lives. Lately I’ve been more introspective than usual. That’s probably what led me to write this blog post. For the la ... Read on »
The Quantified Dan by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy For months now I’ve wanted to have one of those wearable health devices that measures activity and sleep. There are a few different options out there on the market: Fitbit, ... Read on »
“Just Like Me:” Patient-Centered Care in Johns Hopkins ICU by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Originally posted on Wing Of Zock By Peter Pronovost, MD Originally posted June 2, 2014 Recently in one of The Johns Hopkins Hospital’s intensive care units, a patient was d ... Read on »
Tweeting & Blogging Live Tomorrow from AAPL in Seattle by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Tomorrow I will be blogging and Tweeting live from the 2014 Conference of the American Association of Physician Liaisons. This year’s conference is taking place in one of my ... Read on »
Join Our Team at Jennings by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy I have never posted a help wanted ad on my blog, but there’s a first time for everything. Truthfully, who better to turn to for leads on potential job candidates than the pe ... Read on »
Speaking Tomorrow at Pelvic Health Conference by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Tomorrow is a big day. I make my annual pilgrimage to Spirit of Women’s Pelvic Health Conference. This year the conference is taking place in Orlando, Florida. I am always h ... Read on »
Mortality by Christopher Hitchens by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Lately I’ve been reading a lot. It must be all the time I spend on airplanes and in hotels. Most of my focus has been on books about the patient’s experience, including book ... Read on »
Hospital Readmissions Infographic by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy The team at Vree Health has created this infographic about the state of hospital readmissions. This is a topic that has been getting a lot of attention recently, so I though ... Read on »
Leading Healthcare Innovation by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Tomorrow I will be speaking at the Annual Meeting of the Ohio Hospital Association. The theme of the conference is “Leading Health Care Innovation For A Healthy Ohio.” In my ... Read on »
Filming Patient Stories by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy I spent three days this week in Massachusetts filming patient stories and conducting clinician interviews on video (physicians and physician extenders). This aspect of my jo ... Read on »
2014 National Conference on Health Communication, Marketing, and Media by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy The other day I received an email reminder about the 8th Annual National Conference on Health Communication, Marketing, and Media -  sponsored by The Centers for Disease Con ... Read on »
Struggling with Finality: A Tribute to My Dad by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy John Wilson Dunlop. Everyone knew him as Jake. And nearly everyone knew him. He died yesterday. He was my father. A founder. Innovator. Educator. Broadcaster. Husband. And D ... Read on »
Digital Airport Ads for Hospitals by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy One thing I’ve noticed as I travel from airport to airport: Hospitals love to market to business travelers. It makes sense. The typical person who can afford air travel is l ... Read on »
A New Batch of Healthcare Print Ads by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Here’s a new batch of healthcare print ads that I’ve gathered as I’ve around the country over the last few weeks visiting client hospitals and speaking at conferences. Most ... Read on »
My Amazon Reading List for Healthcare Communicators by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy Occasionally I’ll post book reviews or develop book lists on Amazon.com. I started doing this years ago because having this presence on Amazon helped my company be more visi ... Read on »
2014 eHealthcare Leadership Awards Now Taking Submissions by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy I received notification last week that the 2014 eHealthcare Leadership Awards are now taking submissions. This leading awards program recognizes the very best websites and d ... Read on »
Free Webinar This Thursday: Online Community Building by Dan Dunlop Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthcare Industry & Policy This Thursday I am partnering with my friends at Medicom Health Interactive to present a free webinar where I will share my thoughts on the importance of online community bu ... Read on »