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If You Want Change, Tell a Culturally Relevant Story — Not Just Facts

Latin American women in Los Angeles County are twice as likely as white women to contract cervical cancer, according to the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, and are significantly less likely to understand the causes of the disease or … Continue reading

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What’s Next for USC Annenberg PhD Graduates?

Though USC Annenberg’s recent graduates will be missed, a number of them have already found exciting jobs and research opportunities all over the country. Russell Newman, whose research at USC Annenberg focused on the connection between the media and political … Continue reading

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Sheila Murphy uses narrative approach to promote cancer awareness

USC Annenberg Profesor Sheila Murphy was featured by the Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute for using a narrative approach to inform women of cervical cancer risks. With USC Keck Professor Lourdes Baezconde-Garbanati, Murphy “compared two short films containing the … Continue reading

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Faculty discuss health communication projects at roundtable event

On Oct. 26, communication school director Larry Gross hosted a roundtable discussion focused on faculty projects in the field of health reporting and health communication. This format allowed USC Annenberg faculty and research staff to explain the progress and goals of … Continue reading

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