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 – spring and fall — and recognize the nation’s best digital health resources, selected by a panel of health technology professionals. Judged by a panel of 40, prizes are awarded in 80 entry categories and 20 entry divisions. “We’re delighted to be recognized for the breadth and depth of information on MedShadow,” said Suzanne Robotti, founder/president, MedShadow. “Our rising web traffic indicates that consumers looking to delve deeper about the side effects, risks and benefits of medicine are looking to MedShadow as a prime resource.” This the is organization’s second Digital Health Award; it was honored with a Fall 2015 Bronze award for its website.  

Entering its 18th year, the awards program is now the largest and most comprehensive competition of its kind. More information, including details on entry categories and divisions, judging criteria is available on



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About MedShadow Foundation

Founded in 2012 by Su 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.


Last updated: August 13, 2016