Core Faculty Member

Yonaira Rivera

Assistant Professor, Department of Communication, School of Communication and Information
Associate Member, Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

Yonaira Rivera’s scholarship focuses on reducing health inequities and improving the well-being of Latinx and underserved communities through health communication initiatives. Her work uses qualitatively-driven, mixed methods and community-based participatory research to study social media health misinformation, cancer control and prevention, and disaster relief. She conducts research in English and Spanish.


Core Faculty Member

Yonaira Rivera

Assistant Professor, Department of Communication, School of Communication and Information
Associate Member, Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

portrait of Yonaira Rivera
yonaira.rivera@rutgers.edu
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