A compilation of our research on the spread of health misinformation on social media

Publications

  • Tougas, M. E., Chambers, C. T., Corkum, P., Robillard, J. M., Gruzd, A., Howard, V.,
    Kampen, A., Boerner, K. E., Hundert, A. S. (2018). Social Media Content About Children’s
    Pain and Sleep: Content and Network Analysis. JMIR Pediatrics and Parenting 1(2),
    e11193. https://doi.org/10.2196/11193
  • Gamble J.M., Traynor, R.L., Gruzd, A., Mai, P., Dormuth, C.R., & Sketris, I.S. (2018).
    Measuring the Impact of Pharmacoepidemiologic Research Using Altmetrics: A case study
    of a CNODES drug‐safety article. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety.
    https://doi.org/10.1002/pds.4401
  • Gruzd, A. and Haythornthwaite, C. (2013). Enabling Community through Social Media.
    Journal of Medical Internet Research 15(10):e248. DOI: 10.2196/jmir.2796. PubMed PMID:
    24176835.
  • Gruzd, A., Black, F.A., Le, Y., Amos, K. (2012). Investigating Biomedical Research
    Literature in the Blogosphere: A Case Study of Diabetes and HbA1c. Journal of the Medical
    Library Association 100(1): 34-42. DOI: 10.3163/1536-5050.100.1.007

Conference Papers in Proceedings

  • Song, M.Y. & Gruzd, A. (2017). Examining Sentiments and Popularity of Pro- and Anti-
    Vaccination Videos on YouTube. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on
    Social Media & Society. ACM, New York, NY, USA, Article 17.
    http://digital.library.ryerson.ca/islandora/object/RULA%3A6536
  • Ng, C., Gruzd, A., Cheng, C., Crocker, B., Doiron, D., and Stevens, K. (2012). From Data to
    Knowledge: Discovery of Medical Laboratory Demand Patterns Through Visualisation
    Techniques. In Proceedings of the 2012 iConference (iConference '12). ACM, New York,
    NY, USA, 585-586. DOI:10.1145/2132176.2132298
  • Wang, H., Chu, H., & Gruzd, A. (2018). From 13 Reasons Why to Suicide Watch: Reddit
    Discussions about the Controversial Netflix Series. Poster presented at the 9th International
    Conference on Social Media & Society (#SMSociety’18), July 18 – 20, 2018. Copenhagen,
    Denmark.
  • Sketris, I.S., Gruzd, A., Mai, P., Gamble, J.M., Dormuth, C. (2014). Analyzing the Short-
    Term Social Media Impact of a Drug Safety Publication-A Case Study Approach.
    Proceedings of the 30th International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology & Therapeutic
    Risk Management, October 24-27, 2014, Taipei.
  • Ng, C., Gruzd, A., Cheng, C., Crocker, B., Doiron, D., and Stevens, K. (2012). From Data to
    Knowledge: Discovery of Medical Laboratory Demand Patterns Through Visualisation
    Techniques. Poster presented at the Association for Library and Information Science
    Education (ALISE) conference, January 17-20, 2011, Dallas, TX, USA