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MedShadow Foundation Celebrates #GivingTuesday; Benefactor to Match All Donations by 100%

MedShadow Foundation Celebrates #GivingTuesday Benefactor to Match All Donations by 100%

Independent nonprofit’s mission is to inform people about side effects of medicine

NEW YORK, NY, November 20th, 2018 – This #GivingTuesday, MedShadow Foundation, will celebrate giving with a private benefactor matching all donations by 100%. With more than Continue Reading →

MedShadow Foundation Appoints Albulena Prelvukaj as Marketing/Development Manager

NEW YORK, NY, August 7th, 2018 – MedShadow Foundation, the online nonprofit that informs people about the side effects, risks and benefits of medicine, has announced the appointment of Albulena Prelvukaj as Marketing/Development Manager.

“We are thrilled to have Albulena on the MedShadow team,” says Suzanne B. Robotti, founder Continue Reading →

MedShadow Receives 2018 dotCOMM Award

August 2, 2018, New York, NY – MedShadow has received a 2018 dotCOMM Platinum designation in the nonprofit website category. dotCOMM Awards is an international competition honoring excellence in web creativity and digital communication. The competition is unique in that it reflects the role of creatives in the dynamic web Continue Reading →

MedShadow Receives 2018 AVA Digital Award for Nonprofit Web-Based Production

March 15th, 2018, New York, NY – MedShadow Foundation has received an Honorable Mention in the 2018 AVA Digital awards for Nonprofit Web-Based Production. The AVA Digital Awards honor the ways in which marketers and communications professionals engage audiences using the digital arts, technology, and shared information. Continue Reading →

MedShadow Foundation Announces Two New Medical Advisory Board Members

NEW YORK, NY, January 10, 2018 – MedShadow Foundation, the independent nonprofit that informs the public about the side effects, long-term effects, risks and benefits of medicine, announced today that it has added two new medical advisory board members. They are Cecile Pastel Levy MD and Lillie Rosenthal DO.

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MedShadow Receives Spring 2017 Digital Health Merit Award for 2 Part Investigative Series

June 16, 2017, New York, NY – MedShadow Foundation has received a Spring 2017 Digital Health Awards Merit designation for its two part series, Hide And Don’t Seek: Why Are Many Side Effects Kept From the Public by Padma Nagappan. In the series, Nagappan addresses how many side effects Continue Reading →

Suzanne Robotti, President, MedShadow Foundation, Named to FDA Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee

February 14, 2017, New York, NY – The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has named Suzanne Robotti, founder and president of MedShadow Foundation, to its Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee as the Consumer Representative. Next month, she will attend her first hearing where a prescription opioid drug will Continue Reading →

MedShadow Receives Spring 2016 Digital Health Award for Its Website

June 13, 2016, New York, NY – MedShadow has been recognized with a Spring 2016 Digital Health Awards Silver designation for its website in the Nonprofit category. Winners were announced on June 10th.  Formerly known as the Web Health Awards, the Digital Health Awards are held twice each year – Continue Reading →

Prince’s Fentanyl Overdose & Public Misconceptions About Opioids

“There’s a straight line between the overprescribing of opioids, the public’s misconceptions about these drugs and the rapidly rising number of accidental deaths from opioid addiction.”

MedShadow Foundation Welcomes New Content Editor, Jonathan Block

Online health advocacy source broadens coverage of side effects, risks and benefits of medicine

NEW YORK, NY, April 28th, 2016 – MedShadow Foundation, an online nonprofit that educates consumers on the side effects, risks and benefits of medicine, has announced the appointment of Jonathan Block as Content Editor.

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MedShadow Wins 2 AVA Digital Awards

The AVA Digital Awards today announced winners for the 2016 international awards competition. MedShadow Foundation received two gold awards in the nonprofit website and nonprofit video for the web categories.

MedShadow is Honored with 2015 Digital Health Award for Website/Content

MedShadow has received a 2015 Digital Health Awards Bronze in the Web-based Digital Health category.

 

 

About MedShadow Foundation

Founded in 2012 by Suzanne Robotti, MedShadow Foundation seeks to empower patients and encourage discussion between patient and health care provider about the short and long term side effects of prescription medication. MedShadow Foundation uses its website and various social media platforms to gather and report breaking news and resources related to the side effects of prescription medications. While recognizing the beneficial, often life-saving effects of prescription drugs, we know that accurate and complete information on side effects is frequently lacking.