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Researcher looks at mass media coverage and influenza vaccine uptake

Researcher looks at mass media coverage and influenza vaccine uptake




Mass media, as a leading source of health information for the public, can influence and promote health behaviors, such as vaccination. Each year, the flu virus becomes a hot topic for media. A researcher at the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work studied the effect of media coverage on vaccine uptake.

Social justice for the LGBTQ population

Social justice for the LGBTQ population




As a Ph.D. student in the Social Welfare program, Daniel Jimenez is looking to make a difference in LGBTQ communities, and he is using education to get there.