Recent News & Updates 

  • Accepted tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the School of Communication & Information at Rutgers University - New Brunswick


  • UNC Chapel Hill Graduate School 2020 Horizon Award Recipient


  • 10.22.19 - Winner of Special Interest Group in Health Informatics poster competition, Association for Information Science & Technology Annual Conference


  • 7. 31.19 - Solo-authored poster - "The information practices of HIV positive Black gay men post-diagnosis" accepted to the SIG-USE Symposium 

  • 7.29.19 - Invited to participate in the Association for Information Science and Technology Doctoral Colloquium

  • 6.22.19 - Awarded a Beta Phi Mu Eugene Garfield Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship 


  • 5.7.19 - Guest expert on 'Microaggressions and More: Continuing the Conversation on Implicit Bias' panel. Medical Library Association Annual Conference. Chicago, IL. 

  • 2019 Co-authored publication - "Stay strong! Keep ya head Up! Move on! It gets better!!!!": Resilience processes in the healthMpowerment online intervention of young Black gay bisexual and other men who have sex with men. AIDS Care

  • 4.18.19 - Delivered guest lecture on 'Survey and Questionnaire Design.' BIME 554 Biomedical Informatics Interactions and Design, University of Washington School of Medicine

  • 4.10.19 - Delivered guest lecture on 'How People Search for and Evaluate Online Complementary and Integrative Health Information.' INLS 705 Health Sciences Information, UNC Chapel Hill, School of Information and Library Science

  • 2018 Co-authored publication - Patients' health information practices and perceptions of provider knowledge in the case of the newly discovered alpha-gal food allergy. Journal of Patient Experience. 

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