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From the 13th Annual Shorty Awards Best in Health & Medical

This award honors the integration of social media with websites and apps that provide access, information, advice about health and medical issues. The use of social media elements to enhance user interactivity, promotions, contests and campaigns are eligible.

See previous winners and honorees here.


audience honor
An Envious Digital Experience
With the launch of their “Keep Your Body Working” campaign, Massage Envy set out to change the way …
Building a Healthier World with American Lung Association
As the leading nonprofit for lung health, the American Lung Association had specific needs that a t…
Covid-19 Coverage from STAT
STAT set out from the beginning, even before the pandemic became a pandemic, to be on top of this s…
Let's Talk - Ending Unintended Pregnancy
Every day in developing countries, 20,000 girls under the age of 18 give birth. Early and unintende…
Let’s Endo the Pain – The Alliance for Endometriosis Survey
The Alliance for Endometriosis, which was announced in the Fall of 2020, is a collective of women’s…
NYC COVID-19 Heroes -
At the height of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, thousands of New Yorkers poured into the city’s 11 …
Say Goodbye
Peripheral atherectomies are complicated procedures, and doctors never really know what they’re goi…
gold honor
The First Arthritis-Friendly Website
Living with arthritis can be a pain—literally. So if you’re one of the 50 million adults in the U.S…
Zimmer Biomet: Don’t Let Pain Gain on You
In the uniquely challenging time of COVID-19, Zimmer Biomet wanted people living with chronic joint…