Colleen Young
Manager Engagement and Social Innovation, ELLICSR, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

About Me

Colleen Young is a community manager who listens, connects, informs and constantly learns. Using the online social networks, Colleen encourages people to add and tap into the collective knowledge of peer sharing. She has built several health communities, most notably Virtual Hospice.ca, a community for people facing end of life, death and bereavement, SharingStrength.ca, a community for women with breast cancer and Health Care Social Media Canada (#hcsmca), a community for all people interested in making health and health care more open and connected.

At Medicine X 2015

Sunday, September 7 9:00 am (Plenary Hall)
Communicating the experience of illness in the digital age: Reaching beyond the Keller/Adams controversy
The world of the well and the world of the ill are often separated by an abyss of understanding about what it means to live with chronic and/or terminal disease. This gap became especially evident earlier... Read more
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