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Lu Tang

Lu Tang

Associate Professor
Department of Communication
College of Liberal Arts
Texas A&M University


Health communications research

Tang conducts research on social media use during outbreaks of emerging infectious diseases, such as COVID-19. She is especially interested in the study of misinformation about vaccines.

She teaches undergraduate and graduate courses on health communication, media health and illness, and health organizations.

She received a doctoral degree from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles.