Pitt's New Research Center Investigates the Effect of Social Media on our Health

Sep 16, 2014

Dr. Brian Primack
Credit UPMC / University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences

We’re living in age of rapidly advancing technology. With so much of our everyday tasks being done online is it taking a toll on our health? We’ll pose that question to Dr. Brian Primack, director of the new Center for Research on Media, Technology, and Health at the University of Pittsburgh.

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