Dr. Phillip Massey

Dr. Massey’s  research centers on health communication, media and technology in the U.S. and globally, on topics ranging from social media, cancer prevention, substance use, health literacy, and entertainment education. His scholarship has helped advanced health and media literacy research in the age of misinformation and online information sources. His research has extended traditional behavior change models, communication theories, and media effects to new media environments that continue to become more participatory. He has worked to create new ways to integrate data across medical platforms and link to health outcomes.