Social Media

The Neurosurgery Research & Education Foundation (NREF), along with the AANS Young Neurosurgeons Committee (YNC), encourage members to take advantage of the new tools available for neurosurgeons to learn, engage and connect with peers.

NREF-YNC Social Media Lab

The AANS Young Neurosurgeons Committee (YNC) and NREF proudly announce the launch of the NREF-YNC Social Media Lab.

The mission of our Lab is to promote social media engagement and education among neurosurgeons—particularly those individuals who aspire to develop their online brand, and are eager to build social media accounts and gain the necessary platform expertise de novo.

Our first video is an introduction to Twitter for neurosurgeons and reviews everything you need to know to get started with a professional Twitter profile including account creation, profile optimization, finding high-yield accounts to following using the YNC-curated neurosurgery lists, and composing your first tweet:

More Social Media Lab content will be added to this page in the future. In the meantime, we hope to see you on Twitter soon!


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