Health expert uses an unlikely source — pop culture — to learn what matters to you

USC University of Southern California| Mon Jul 31 11:10:34 EDT 2017
Health expert uses an unlikely source — pop culture — to learn what matters to you

A Leonardo DiCaprio remark at the Academy Awards on climate change goes viral. An emotionally charged drama about teen suicide becomes one of the year’s most talked-about shows on social media. And a popular new app has people scouring for critters across the country on their smartphones.

USC researcher Jon-Patrick Allem cites these stories as examples of pop culture phenomena that can give public health experts useful information on what people care about and occupies their time.

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