Science and medical professionals are often looked to as experts in the event of a health crisis, but relatively few have received formal training in science communication. We provide a brief review of the current outbreak situation and suggestions for engaging in reliable, effective science communication online.
Microbes and Infection
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Nichole Egbert; Catherine E. Goodall; Mccullough, Jennifer Leigh; Smith, Tara C (2020). Headlines and hashtags: communicating science during an outbreak. Microbes and Infection doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.micinf.2020.07.004. Retrieved from https://oaks.kent.edu/covid19ksu/headlines-and-hashtags-communicating-science-during-outbreak