|By Marketwired .||
|June 16, 2014 06:00 AM EDT||
SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/16/14 -- Inspire, the social network for health, is about to reach the 500,000 member milestone.
Inspire CEO Brian Loew announced the news today at the Drug Information Association (DIA) Annual Meeting. Loew is part of a panel discussion, "Engaging Patients through Digital and Social Media Communities," at the conference.
"I am so proud of everyone at Inspire as well as our 107 patient advocacy partners who helped us reach this point. Making it possible for so many patients to help accelerate research is why we're here," said Loew.
In the fall, Inspire is expected to celebrate another milestone, the billionth word written by members in the community.
Inspire (www.Inspire.com) is the social network for health. Our online community of 500,000 patients and caregivers, organized by medical condition, helps industry connect with patients in order to accelerate and improve medical research. Find out more at http://corp.inspire.com, or by contacting us at [email protected].