Sarker Lab Emory University

COVID-19 and Social Media

This page contains resources associated with multiple studies (completed and ongoing) focusing on COVID-19


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[1] Sarker A, Lakamana S, Hogg-Bremer W, Xie A, Al-Garadi MA, Yang YC. Self-reported COVID-19 symptoms on Twitter: an analysis and a research resource. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2020 Aug 1;27(8):1310-1315. doi: 10.1093/jamia/ocaa116. PMID: 32620975; PMCID: PMC7337747. Read Paper

Funding, Collaborations and Acknowledgments

The studies are currently funded partially or fully by Emory University, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA).

The above studies are in collaboration with researchers from Emory University (Medicine, Public Health & Nursing), Georgia Department of Public Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and various universities across the United States.

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