The Use of Social Media to Recruit and Engage High Risk Populations in Health Disparities Research

Elizabeth Wu, MPH

Director of Research Programs
UCLA Hub for Health Intervention, Policy and Practice
UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs,
Department of Social Welfare

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm PDT
Contact Information: 

For more information contact Carol Canjura at

The webinar will focus on social media and online outreach strategies to recruit & engage high risk
populations in health disparities research.

Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this webinar, attendees will be able to:

  • Describe several different recruitment strategies that utilize social media and online engagement
  • Identify appropriate social media/online strategies based on level of staffing, time, skill, and funds
  • Identify various social media/online platforms to consider for targeted recruitment efforts