Research & Centers

Health Communication Research

It’s easy to think of journalism as newspapers, advertising as commercials, and public relations as spin. But the depth of study in journalism and mass communication really knows no bounds. Hubbard School faculty members are taking deep dives on numerous topics. They’re answering questions that could change how we view the world and solving problems that affect citizens in their daily lives. Take a look.

Emily Vraga

Navigating Misinformation on Social Media

Associate Professor Emily Vraga's research examines the impact that misinformation on social media has on interactions online.

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Rebekah Nagler May 2019

Effects of Prior Exposure to Conflicting Health Information on Responses to Subsequent Unrelated Health Messages

Does exposure to conflicting health information in people’s routine interactions with the broader information environment threaten the success of message-based population-level public health strategies? And, if so, who is most susceptible to the effects of such exposure?

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