Thanks to our fearless leader Nicholas Genes, Grand Rounds is going strong. That's the weekly roundup of what's happening in the medical blogosphere. I'll be hosting here next Tuesday, Feb. 5, with an emphasis on... you guessed it, Health 2.0.

This means we're showcasing anything having to do with:Med_blog_pix_2

  • Consumers & health care providers working together in new and powerful ways
  • Helping consumers become empowered and knowledgeable
  • Making health care more cost-efficient
  • Price and quality "transparency" (WYSIWYG)
  • And of course new online/tech information tools that enable all of this

Please send submissions to info(at) by noon Sunday, Feb. 3.

News nuggets from around the diabetes community

American Diabetes Association Names New CEO
Non-profit leader Kevin L. Hagan named as new chief exec of national diabetes org after six-month search.
FDA Approves New Basal Insulin
Sanofi's Troujeo has 'flatter profile' of action that helps to avoid lows.
Daytona Win for Racecar Driver with Diabetes!
Type 1 driver Ryan Reed wins first NASCAR series race at Daytona on Feb. 21.

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Here's to the social networking revolution in health care!

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