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What is the #SaludTues Tweetchat?

#SaludTues is a monthly (formerly weekly) Tweetchat about Latino health on the first Tuesday of every month at 12p CST/1p EST.

The chat is hosted by @SaludAmerica, the Latino health social media campaign and Twitter handle for the team at the Institute for Health Promotion Research (IHPR) at UT Health San Antonio, which directs Salud America!.

Each chat has two or more co-hosts and special guest from partner organizations. Salud America! asks a set of important questions, and co-hosts and special guests share their answers to raise awareness of and discuss solutions to Latino health equity issues.

#SaludTues Tweetchat Schedule

Anyone on Twitter can join. Just tag your Tweets with the hashtag #SaludTues to follow the conversation on Twitter.

#SaludTues Tweetchat FAQ

How do I serve as a #SaludTues co-host?

Email us at saludamerica@uthscsa.edu and share an idea for a chat.

What are topics for #SaludTues Tweetchats?

The #SaludTues chat covers key Latino health issues, from childhood obesity, nutrition and physical activity, access to health care, heart health, trending demographics, education, culture of health, cancer, clinical trial and workforce diversity, etc.

What is the reach of #SaludTues Tweetchats?

The #SaludTues Tweetchats average more than 6 million impressions in just the one-hour discussion.

How can I see past #SaludTues Tweetchats?

See our past tweetchats by visiting our Wakelet page.

Tweetchats

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#SaludTues Tweetchat 2/7/23─Three Years Later: How COVID-19 Is Impacting Latinos
COVID-19 is not over. For the past three years, the virus has disrupted life and health. Data continue to show that the ...
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#SaludTues 1/10/2023: American Roads Shouldn’t be this Dangerous
More Americans died in motor vehicle traffic crashes in 2021 than any other year since 2005, according to the National ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 12/6: Food Marketing Companies Add More to Black and Latinos’ Plates
Despite overall declines in ad spending and TV ad exposure since 2017, high-calorie, low-nutrient products, including candy, ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 11/1/22: How Can Physical Activity Benefit Brain Health for Older Latinos  
The Latino population has grown to represent 18.9% of the nation’s population. This rise, however, means that more ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 10/4/22: Exploring the Diversity of the Latino Population
Latinos now comprise 18.9% of the U.S. population. This “minority majority” is a dynamic, rising population with ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 9/6: Infection Control and Its Critical Role in Healthcare Settings
Infection control saves lives, and every frontline healthcare worker plays a critical role. To better support healthcare ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 8/2: Get Your Vaccines!
COVID-19. Flu. Hepatitis. Measles. Mumps. Polio. We face many health threats in life, but we have an important tool – ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 7/5: What Is Biospecimen Donation and Should You Donate?
Ever heard of donating biospecimens for research? When a person donates biospecimens—blood, fluid, or tissue ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 6/7: How to Address Alzheimer’s in the Latino Community
June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month! This is a good time to reflect on the many challenges and inequities ...