Published on in Vol 2, No 1 (2016): Jan-Jun

Leveraging Social Media to Promote Public Health Knowledge: Example of Cancer Awareness via Twitter

Leveraging Social Media to Promote Public Health Knowledge: Example of Cancer Awareness via Twitter

Leveraging Social Media to Promote Public Health Knowledge: Example of Cancer Awareness via Twitter

Songhua Xu 1*, DEng,PhD;  Christopher Markson 1*, MSIS;  Kaitlin L Costello 2, MSLIS, PhD;  Cathleen Y Xing 3, MPH;  Kitaw Demissie 4, MD, PhD;  Adana AM Llanos 4, PhD, MPH

1 College of Computing Sciences, Department of Information Systems, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ, US

2 Rutgers School of Communication and Information, Department of Library and Information Science , New Brunswick, NJ, US

3 School of Public Health, Epidemiology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ, US

4 School of Public Health and Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Epidemiology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ, US

*these authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Adana AM Llanos, PhD, MPH
  • School of Public Health and Cancer Institute of New Jersey
  • Epidemiology
  • Rutgers University
  • 683 Hoes Lane West, Room 211
  • Piscataway, NJ
  • US
  • Phone: 1 7322354017
  • Email: Adana.Llanos@rutgers.edu