Shelagh Mulvaney presented her work about using social media and mobile apps to help teens manage their diabetes
“Teens are so tied into social networking, but not for diabetes,” Shelagh Mulvaney, PhD, associate professor at VUSN, said. “However, current use levels do not represent the potential interest or motivation of adolescents in sharing and helping others through social diabetes experiences.” [article]
For some time now, nurses have used technology to perform their day-to-day jobs, and the impact IT has on their work is only expected to increase as new technologies emerge.
For her classes, Sengstack says she has to add new content every year to ensure that her students are trained in using the most current technologies.