HMSM

Goals

The goal of this project is the study of Social Misinformation on Social Media.

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Javier Alvarez-Galvez
Senior Research Fellow (Ramon & Cajal)

PhD by the Complutense University of Madrid. Currently I am working as Ramón y Cajal Research Fellow in the Department of Biomedicine, Biotechnology and Public Health at the University of Cadiz. I have experience teaching courses related with statistics, quantitative methods, multivariate analysis, data analysis and sociology. My main research interests are related with quantitative research methods, social/health systems, social determinants of health, and sociology.

Publications

The prevalence of health misinformation was the highest on Twitter and on issues related to smoking products and drugs. However, …

We find that, despite popular influencers being involved in the campaign, it is governmental and nonprofit accounts that attract the …