Published on in Vol 18 , No 8 (2016) :August

A Multirelational Social Network Analysis of an Online Health Community for Smoking Cessation

A Multirelational Social Network Analysis of an Online Health Community for Smoking Cessation

A Multirelational Social Network Analysis of an Online Health Community for Smoking Cessation

Kang Zhao 1 , PhD ;   Xi Wang 2 , MSc ;   Sarah Cha 3 , MSPH ;   Amy M Cohn 3, 4 , PhD ;   George D Papandonatos 5 , PhD ;   Michael S Amato 3 , PhD ;   Jennifer L Pearson 3, 6 , PhD ;   Amanda L Graham 3, 4 , PhD

1 Department of Management Sciences , Tippie College of Business , The University of Iowa , Iowa City , IA , US

2 Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Informatics , The University of Iowa , Iowa City , IA , US

3 Schroeder Institute for Tobacco Research and Policy Studies , Truth Initiative , Washington , DC , US

4 Department of Oncology , Georgetown University Medical Center / Cancer Prevention and Control Program , Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center , Washington , DC , US

5 Center for Statistical Sciences , Brown University , Providence , RI , US

6 Department of Health, Behavior, and Society , Bloomberg School of Public Health , Johns Hopkins University , Baltimore , MD , US

Corresponding Author:

  • Kang Zhao, PhD
  • Department of Management Sciences
  • Tippie College of Business
  • The University of Iowa
  • S224 PBB
  • Iowa City, IA
  • US
  • Phone: 1 3193353831
  • Email: kang-zhao@uiowa.edu