THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

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From the 5th Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Best in Healthcare & Pharma

This award recognizes efforts of companies specializing in healthcare, pharmaceutical or life sciences to make the world a better place. Objectives may include developing and delivering product information to target audiences, creating shareable content on health and wellness, or building support for a health-related cause.

Nominees

2020 Nurses Week Video
The World Health Organization dubbed 2020 the "Year of the Nurse" before we even knew what was comi…
finalist
silver honor
An Ordinary Guy Who Did An Extraordinary Thing
For children with certain forms of leukemia, blood stem cell transfusions offer one of the best hop…
Be Vape Free
According to the Food and Drug Administration, 5 million youth in the United States currently use e…
Boston One Step Marathon
COVID-19 continues to have a devastating impact on the entire world. And often times, we feel overw…
COVID-19 Info Series
As COVID-19 began taking over the headlines, we knew that as an active health system on social medi…
City of Hope and the Faces of Diabetes Innovation: Journey to a Cure
City of Hope is a nationally renowned center for cancer research and care; however few people knew …
EDLoop
EDLoop is a start-up founded by a female emergency department physician. This technology makes it e…
finalist
Extending STAGR's Unsurpassed Service Model with a Robust Digital Ecosystem
Situation analysis Allergy immunotherapy manufacturer Stallergenes Greer (STAGR) has more than 100…
Helping Health Care Professionals Through the Pandemic
It’s likely that you’ve recently taken more notice of the personal protective equipment and other m…
Learning from The Legacy Of HIV/AIDS in Healthcare & The Importance Of Compassionate Care Through 5B
Picture Motion, in partnership with RYOT Films and Johnson & Johnson, curated a powerful impact cam…
MACI 'Our Next Move' Campaign
The communication objectives of the campaign were to: Drive increased awareness of MACI among…
Matter of Moments: Recognizing AFib-Stroke Risk
Our objective was to understand how aware people in the U.S. are about AFib and its connection to s…
MediFind – Your Guide to Finding Better Care, Faster.
When it comes to health, nothing is more valuable than time. That's why we created ​MediFind,​ t…
Olive Wellness
The Olive Wellness Institute (OWI) is an online collaborative community of practice and trusted rep…
Raise Your Health Esteem
According to the 2018 America’s Health Rankings report by the United Health Foundation, the state o…
finalist
silver honor
Spot On Nightly: A one-night-only talk show all about periods, birth control, & tracking your cycle
Black, Latinx, transgender, and nonbinary communities disporportionately experience sexual and repr…
finalist
Survivors Have Heart
Survivors Have Heart is the first and only national community dedicated to connecting and supportin…
finalist
gold honor
The Feel Whole Challenge
Our objective was to build awareness of AdventHealth and our Feel Whole promise. Specifically: …
winner
“With Love, Me” presented by Your Cancer Game Plan
Merck Oncology is committed to fighting cancer on all fronts and providing patients and caregivers …