Journal Club

Convene with colleagues, SCCM experts and authors for regular SCCM Journal Clubs held  via Twitter.

Follow @SCCM and hashtag #SCCMJC for details.

Hosted by the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s Social Media Task Force, the Journal Club invites authors and special guests to discuss literature, issues and research.

What is a Twitter chat?
A Twitter chat is a live event on Twitter, moderated and focused around a general topic at a specific time. To filter all the chatter on Twitter into a single conversation a hashtag is used (#SCCMJC).  It's like an online chatroom where you add to the discussion by tweeting.

How do you participate?

The easiest way to join our Twitter Chats is to visit  This site automatically filters Tweets by the #SCCMJC hashtag and allows you to easily follow the conversation in Chat Mode.

It’s also possible to follow via Twitter by searching the hashtag.

What is Twitter?
Twitter is an information network made up of 140-character messages called Tweets. It's an easy way to discover the latest news related to subjects you care about. Visit to sign up for an account. Here is some more easy-to-digest information on how to use Twitter, common terminology, and tips and tricks.

 Upcoming Journal Clubs


 Past Journal Clubs