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Media Attention for Study on Public Attitudes towards Child Undervaccination

May 2017

My Social Science & Medicine study with UBC Psychology MA alum Nicholas Fitz on public attitudes towards child undervaccination and vaccination policies has received substantial Canadian and international media attention; discussed in print/online forums and radio and television news programs. To see more, click on my Media page.

Richard Carpiano and Brian Kelly to Lead JHSB

September 1, 2016

I am honored to have been selected as Co-Editor (with Brian C. Kelly of Purdue University) of the Journal of Health and Social Behavior, a publication of the American Sociological Association. Brian and I assumed the editorship duties on September 1, 2016.

Here is what Sarah Mustillo, co-editor of American Sociological Review, wrote about this news (read here).