Given that I provide a significant amount of career advice to physicians and medical students on NonClinicalJobs.com, I thought I'd take a slight tangent today and describe a useful mobile app for medical students and physicians who have some interest in the business world of health care.
LinkedIn is a professional social networking site and more physicians seem to be embracing social media these days. As a result, I'm finding more physicians, residents, and even medical students using LinkedIn for professional purposes.
Want to access LinkedIn from your smartphone? One way to do this is to go to:
The other way is to download the LinkedIn App on your smartphone. Apps are available for several platforms including the Apple iPhone, RIM BlackBerry, and HP/Palm webOS right now. I'm sure we'll see an app for Android and Windows Phone fairly soon. To learn more, visit these sites: