Use of Social Media for Health Communication and Health Surveillance: Opportunities, ethics and politics

Activity: Academic talk or presentation typesInvited talk


The joint LERU – EGHRIN Global HealthTownhall Meeting on Healthy people, healthy societies: an integrated approach was held on 13 and 14 June 2022 in the Universitat de Barcelona. The meeting brought together researchers from LERU universities and EGHRIN member institutes around major themes in Global health that Europe should help address in the coming years.

Four themes will be discussed, via keynote presentations, via panel discussions and breakout sessions. These were:

Healthy and Sustainable Societies (Monday)
Equitable Access to Health (Monday)
Health Communication and Miscommunication (Tuesday)
Information Technologies for Health (Tuesday)
Period13 Jun 202214 Jun 2022
Event titleLERU-EGHRIN Global Health Town Hall Meeting: Healthy people, healthy societies: an integrated approach
Event typeSymposium
LocationBarcelona, SpainShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • Social Media
  • Public Health
  • Global Health
  • Future of Health
  • Research