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Postdoctoral Associate in Behavioral and Community Health Sciences, University of Pittsburgh Health Sciences

Postdoctoral Associate, Behavioral and Community Health Sciences, at the University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health

Experience

  • 2022–present
    Postdoctoral associate, University of Pittsburgh Health Sciences

Education

  • 2022 
    University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health, PhD
  • 2019 
    University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, MPH
  • 2007 
    Brown University, BSc

Publications

  • 2021
    COVID-19 vaccines for children and adolescents: Leveraging the ABCs of communication. , Journal of Adolescent Health
  • 2021
    #DoctorsSpeakUp: Lessons learned from a pro-vaccine Twitter event., Vaccine
  • 2020
    “Their Page is Still Up”: Social media and coping with loss., Journal of Loss and Trauma
  • 2020
    Physician-patient communication behaviors in the most popular prime time television shows. , Journal of Health Communication
  • 2019
    It’s not all about autism: the emerging landscape of anti-vaccination sentiment on Facebook. , Vaccine
  • 2018
    Use of Twitter to viewer reactions to the medical drama Code Black. , Journal of Health Communication
  • 2018
    Use of fictional medical television in medical education: A systematic review., Advances in Health Sciences Education
  • 2017
    Exposure to fictional medical television and health: A systematic review. , Health Education Research

Grants and Contracts

  • 2020
    Identifying HPV Vaccine Hesitancy in a Cancer Catchment Area: A feasibility study leveraging social media
    Role:
    Graduate Research Assistant
    Funding Source:
    National Cancer Institute
  • 2020
    Leveraging Media to Address Racial Bias in the Medical Workplace
    Role:
    Graduate Research Assistant
    Funding Source:
    UPMC Presbyterian-Shadyside
  • 2020
    Twitter and COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy
    Role:
    Project Coordinator
    Funding Source:
    Richard King Mellon Foundation