New commentary on social media during COVID-19 from SOMA Lab director
The Conversation features an article written by SOMA Lab Director, titled “Social media fuels wave of coronavirus misinformation as users focus on popularity, not accuracy.” Click the link below to read the full article. Read More
SOMA Lab is seeking a Postdoctoral Scholar Research Associate
The Department of Preventive Medicine is seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Research Associate to be part of the Social Media Analytics (SOMA) Lab at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. SOMA Lab comprises a multidisciplinary team of researchers conducting studies at the intersection of public health, communication, and technology. More information about SOMA Lab can […]
Article in this week’s issue of Nature highlights research from SOMA Lab.
SOMA Lab director, Jon-Patrick Allem’s research on automated Twitter accounts was highlighted in this weeks issue of Nature, titled “Social scientists battle bots to glean insights from online chatter” by Heidi Ledford. Click the link below to read more. Read More
Presentations from UCSF PRISM Symposium 2019
Enjoy pictures from the 2019 UCSF PRISM conference, featuring work from Soma Lab Director, Jon-Patrick Allem. The research at PRISM focused on promoting research in social media and health.