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