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Director’s Council of Public Representatives (COPR)

NIH Public Bulletin – February 2011

Get Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases News on Twitter

Format: Web Site
Institute: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)

NIAMS has launched NIH_NIAMS on Twitter, the popular microblogging site, as a companion to the Institute's Web site. NIAMS will use its presence on Twitter to announce new publications, stories, resources, and research advances.

Each week, NIAMS will post "tweets," short messages that will be sent to those who follow the NIH_NIAMS Twitter account. These tweets will link to new stories, publications, and other content posted on the NIAMS Web site. Followers can receive tweets through Web browsers on computers and on mobile devices, such as smartphones.

Next Steps

To follow NIH_NIAMS on Twitter, click on the "Find People" link on your Twitter home page. Enter "NIAMS" in the search field and then click on the "follow" icon for NIH_NIAMS. You can also visit to read the Institute's tweets or follow NIH_NIAMS. If you do not have a Twitter account, you can sign up for one at

You can visit the NIAMS Web site at

This page last reviewed on September 6, 2012

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