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 9th Annual Shorty Awards Best in Health and Fitness

Companies specializing in healthcare, pharmaceutical, life sciences or fitness are eligible for this award. 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.

See previous winners and honorees here.

Nominees

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Planet Fitness – New Year’s Eve Cross-Channel Integration
The goal of New Year's Eve at Planet Fitness is simple: own the Super Bowl for the fitness category…
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"It's a Nurse" Video
As a large organization, Health First is always looking for unique ways to recognize its employees.…
winner
audience honor
80ml
Heavy menstrual bleeding is one of the most common symptoms of uterine fibroids – non-cancerous tum…
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ClassPass iOS Social Features
Launch enhanced social features on iOS, establishing ClassPass as one of the most compelling commun…
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Dwight Howard Surprises Kids in Hospital with Google Cardboard VR Experience
Watch the surprise video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UpGIsatH1O4In February of 2016 Memorial H…
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Gifted Day: When you have lung cancer, an extra day of living is a gift
When people find out that someone has lung cancer, the first thing they ask is –Was he or she a smo…
IBD Unmasked
Takeda aims to bring IBD to the forefront of public awareness by improving understanding of the dis…
MS LifeLines - Strength in Numbers
Every year, more than 10,000 people are diagnosed with relapsing multiple sclerosis in the US.Our c…
Meet the Spokespoon
How to you get busy "not-a-moment-to-spare" passersby to stop to think about hunger and homelessnes…
Reflecting on 9/11 15 years later
As New York's No. 1 hospital, staff at NewYork-Presbyterian (NYP) played a critical role in caring …
Retrofit
The goal of Retrofit's social media presence is to be a source of expert knowledge, motivation and …
TV Doctors of America
Our goal was to increase awareness around the importance and lifesaving power of an annual check-up…
The Erase Hunger Project
In a city of more than 1.4 people facing little or no food each day, hunger pops everywhere in New …
Through Thick and Thin Tumblr
Cystic fibrosis (CF), an autosomal recessive genetic disorder that occurs in approximately one of e…
winner
Unsick Day
At Zocdoc, a digital health company with a mission to give power to the patient, we were shocked to…
Verywell
Verywell is a new health and wellness brand from About.com, and its first standalone media property…
World Psoriasis Day Twitter Chat 2016
If you're like most people, when you hear psoriasis, you likely think "dry itchy skin." However the…