Social media in community health development

Project description

The use of social media in health is a recent development. There are many opportunities for projects in the area. These projects range from ethnographic projects, understanding information seeking behaviour, APP Use. Currently some projects include the following;

Information Seeking Behaviour in Health

Health Mobile Apps: Development, Evaluation and Frameworks for Successful Apps

The Use of Online Information Hub for GP's Continuing Education

The Use of Social Media in Health Promotion


Project team

Leader: Shanton Chang

Students: Patrick Pang, Kayla Heffernan, Abdulaziz Murad

Collaborators: Professor Suzanne Garland, Professor John Wark

Other projects

Networks and data in society projects


Computing and Information Systems


Networks and data in society


collaboration environment; interaction design; Internet; public health data linkage; social media