I recently had the chance to participate in a research initiative called the Fairness in Precision Medicine project, led by the nonprofit organization Data & Society. The project examines the potential challenges we face in this emerging, data-driven era of medical research and healthcare. The PI on the project, danah boyd, is a scholar whose work examines theRead More
My latest paper, “When Personal Feels Invasive: Foreseeing Challenges in Precision Medicine Communication“, has just been published in Journal of Health Communication!
Meta-analyses are no small feat, but the hard work pays off! My major project of the past year — a meta-analysis of narrative persuasion research — recently earned a top student paper award at the 2017 AEJMC conference in Chicago. For this project, I synthesized studies of the effect of narratives on audience resistance. Narratives are frequently used inRead More