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Systems analysis of vaccination in the United States: Socio-behavioral dynamics, sentiment, effectiveness and efficiency
(Virginia Tech, 2018-09-05)
This dissertation examines the socio-behavioral determinants of vaccination and their impacts on public health, using a systems approach that emphasizes the interface between population health research, policy, and practice. ...
Conscientious Object-ion: Rhetoric, Professional Communication, and Medical Controversy
(Virginia Tech, 2013-06-12)
Vaccination is power—power to prevent disease, power to shape populations, power to define sickness and health, and power to compel scientific beliefs into the bodies of people around the globe. It is unsurprising, therefore, ...