KevinMD.com shares the stories and insight of the many who intersect with our health care system, but are rarely heard from.
Over 1,000 authors contribute to KevinMD.com: front-line primary care doctors, surgeons, specialist physicians, nurses, medical students, policy experts. And, of course, patients, who need the medical profession to hear their voices.
Founded in 2004 by Kevin Pho, MD, KevinMD.com is a prominent social media platform with over 1 million monthly pageviews and is regularly cited by the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today, and CNN. Over 100,000 subscribe on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, and RSS.
The Wall Street Journal called KevinMD.com a “punchy, prolific blog that chronicles America’s often dysfunctional health care system through the prism of a primary care provider,” while others have noted that “a lively comment stream on one of Kevin’s posts provides more insight on the day-to-day realities of health care than any piece of journalism can ever hope to impart.”
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About Kevin Pho, MD, founder and editor
Kevin is a practicing, board-certified internal medicine physician, a national media commentator, co-author of the book, Establishing, Managing, and Protecting Your Online Reputation: A Social Media Guide for Physicians and Medical Practices, and an acclaimed keynote speaker.
He is the founder and editor of KevinMD.com, where he also conceives and executes digital strategy, and directs technology infrastructure.
Transforming his social media presence into a mainstream media voice, he has been interviewed on the CBS Evening News with Katie Couric:
His commentary regularly appears in USA Today, where he is a member of its editorial Board of Contributors, as well as CNN and the New York Times. His opinion pieces highlight the challenges everyday doctors face, ranging from the primary care shortage to the epidemic of physician burnout.
His dual perspectives as a practicing physician and a health care social media leader contribute to his unique social media journey. He shares his story in keynotes nationwide as a social media physician speaker, with audiences that include the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, PRSA Health Academy, Healthcare Internet Conference, Massachusetts Medical Society, American Academy of Otolaryngology, Texas Medical Association, the National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare, PAINWeek, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, along with panel discussions at the National Press Club and BlogWorld & New Media Expo.
Kevin received his medical degree at Boston University School of Medicine and practices primary care in Nashua, NH. He is a member of the New Hampshire Union Leader’s 2010 class of New Hampshire’s 40 Under Forty, and a 2013 inductee to the Healthcare Internet Hall of Fame.