Kang Namkoong

Assistant Professor, University of Kentucky

Kang Namkoong received his PhD in Mass Communications from School of Journalism and Mass Communication, UW-Madison in 2011. He is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Community and Leadership Development at the University of Kentucky. His research focuses on health communication, especially examining the effects of newcommunication technologies on health outcomes and the influence of campaign communications on health disparities. Kang has presented his research in several national and international conferences and his research has been published in scholarly journals including Journal of Health Communication, Patient Education and Counseling, andMass Communication and Society.