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Members in the News

The following Society of Behavioral Medicine (SBM) members and their research were recently featured in news articles or videos. To have your news spot featured in the next issue of Outlook, please email lbullock@sbm.org.

Nora B. Henrikson, PhD, MPH
Research by Dr. Henrikson shows that training physicians in communication skills may not make it any easier for them to convince vaccine-resistant parents to inoculate their babies. Her research was featured May 31 by KUOW and June 1 by Reuters and NPR.

Holly Rus
Research presented by Ms. Rus at the 2015 SBM Annual Meeting in April was featured by several media outlets including Innerlife News, boston.com, and the Merced Sun-Star. Ms. Rus' research was titled, Health Communication in Social Media: Message Features Predictive of User Engagement on Diabetes-Related Facebook Pages.