Fan Yang

Fan Yang received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism in Beijing, China. She then continued her studies at the University of Miami and received a Master of Arts in Communication Studies at the School of Communication. In the fall of 2013, Fan began her studies as a Ph.D student. Her research interests are health communication, intercultural communication and social media. She has received multiple awards during her life as a student, including the Outstanding Graduate Student Award at the School of Communication. Fan's hometown is Qinhuangdao, a coastal city near Beijing, China.


Featured Publications

Publications

What Health-Related Information Flows through You Every Day? A Content Analysis of Microblog Messages on Air Pollution. Health Education. (Forthcoming).

Biomedical data. In L. A. Schintler & C. L. McNeely (Eds.) SAGE Encyclopedia of Big Data. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications. (Forthcoming, 2016).

Conference Papers

What Health-Related Information Flows through You Every Day? A Content Analysis of Microblog Messages on Air Pollution. Kentucky Conference on Health Communication. 2014.

Use of Facebook to mitigate negative feelings. BEA. 2014.