Published on in Vol 21, No 8 (2019): August

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/14021, first published .
Using Facebook Advertising to Recruit Representative Samples: Feasibility Assessment of a Cross-Sectional Survey

Using Facebook Advertising to Recruit Representative Samples: Feasibility Assessment of a Cross-Sectional Survey

Using Facebook Advertising to Recruit Representative Samples: Feasibility Assessment of a Cross-Sectional Survey

Lance Garrett Shaver 1, MPH;  Ahmed Khawer 1, MPH;  Yanqing Yi 1, PhD;  Kris Aubrey-Bassler 2, MSc, MD;  Holly Etchegary 3, PhD;  Barbara Roebothan 1, RD, PhD;  Shabnam Asghari 1, MD, PhD;  Peizhong Peter Wang 1, 4, 5, MPH, MD, PhD

1 Division of Community Health and Humanities, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John's, NL, CA

2 Primary Healthcare Research Unit, Discipline of Family Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John's, NL, CA

3 Clinical Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John's, BC, CA

4 Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto , Toronto, ON, CA

5 School of Public Health and Management, Weifang Medical University , Weifang , CN

Corresponding Author:

  • Peizhong Peter Wang, MPH, MD, PhD
  • Division of Community Health and Humanities
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • Room 4M205
  • St John's, NL
  • CA
  • Phone: 1 709 777 8571
  • Email: pwang@mun.ca