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WATCH: Margaret Low's Presentation On 'Media, Social Media, and COVID-19'

Boston University School of Public Health coronavirus seminar series: Media, Social Media, And COVID-19
Boston University School of Public Health coronavirus seminar series: Media, Social Media, And COVID-19

WBUR CEO Margaret Low featured in Boston University School of Public Health’s Coronavirus Seminar Series, “Media, Social Media, and COVID-19.”

On Thursday, April 23, Low presented on the session, "The Central Role of the Media," exploring the roles that media and social media have played in shaping both the national and global response to the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as how media will shape our health in the pandemic’s aftermath.

Hosted in collaboration with WBUR, the seminar opened with remarks from Sandro Galea, Dean and Robert A. Knox Professor at Boston University School of Public Health.

The event also featured Roxane Cohen Silver, Elana Newman and Mariette DiChristina presenting on, “Media Exposure And Health,” “Communication During Global Trauma” and “The Role Of Media Going Forward” respectively.

Watch the “Media, Social Media, and COVID-19” seminar here:

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Boston University School of Public Health's Coronavirus Seminar Series aims to provide our community and the public with state-of-the-science information about the pandemic and its intersection with public health and keep us all connected to one another during this time.

Check out the entire line up of events here: https://www.bu.edu/sph/news-events/signature-programs/deans-seminars/coronavirus-seminar-series/

This article was originally published on April 22, 2020.

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