News and Updates
[January 17, 2018] Six submissions representing CHATR lab members were accepted in the 68th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, Prague, Czech Republic, May 2018. Check out details about each presentation here!
Welcome to the Communication in Health and Technology Research (CHATR) Lab at the University of California, Davis. At CHATR, we study how technology plays a role in health communication. Our research focus on the following topics:
- Persuasive technology and health interventions
- Online social networks and their effects on health
- Mobile-app based field experiments
- Social media and health information dissemination
- Health information processing online