University of Southern California


Impact of Social Media in Research: Human Subjects & Researchers

Course Description

This workshop will explore the ethical and regulatory implications of using social media to conduct research. There will also be discussion on the obstacles and opportunities of social media for conducting research.

Open to all faculty, post-docs, graduate students and research administrators working with research and social media.


Lauren Solberg, Bioethics, Law & Medical Professionalism Expert, University of Florida


Two 2 hour sessions.

Next course

March 24, 2015 | 2:00 – 4:00 PM | Location: Norris Research Tower (NRT), LG 503/4, HSC
March 25, 2015 | 12:00 – 2:00 PM | Location: Credit Union Building, CUB 329, 3rd Floor Conference Room, UPC



Course Registration

To register, please RSVP at least one week prior to the first class via email, indicating the course(s) you are attending, to

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