Dornsife Researcher Awarded $1.83 Million to Study Social Media as a Tool for HPV Prevention
Philip Massey, PhD, MPH, associate professor in the department of Community Health and Prevention, is the lead investigator for a new R01 grant designed to increase vaccination rates by educating parents through social media.
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