Chelsea

New Paper: Communicating Uncertainty in Precision Medicine

My colleagues and I conducted an experiment testing public responses to the disclosure of uncertainty...

New paper: Digital Health Engagement in the US Population (new HINTS brief report)

My colleagues and I have a new brief report in American Journal of Public Health!...

Virtual Talk: Reactance to COVID-19 Mask Guidelines

I’m posting our video for this year’s virtual ICA here. If you have questions/feedback, we’d...

Virtual Talk: How Lay Audiences Respond to Disclosure of Scientific Uncertainty

My coauthors and I just presented a study at the virtual National Communication Association conference....

Narratives do reduce resistance to persuasion—Meta-analysis published in Human Communication Research

Our meta-analysis on narratives and resistance to persuasion was just published in Human Communication Research!...

Reactance review published in Communication Research

My review of psychological reactance research approaches is now out in Communication Research. This paper...

Reactance to framed messages: triggered by dose?—Article in Risk Analysis

Our study of loss/gain framing, reactance and dose was just published in Risk Analysis. We...

Summer at the Max Planck Institute

This past June I was selected to attend the Summer Institute on Bounded Rationality with...

HINTS User Conference Talk in DC

I had a wonderful time presenting at the HINTS User Conference in Bethesda in May....

Media mentions of cancer research: disproportionate coverage (Our new study in BMJ Open)

Our team’s study on coverage of cancer research in online media was just published at...