Developing a Public Health Tool to Predict the Virality of Vaccine Misinformation Narratives

The purpose of this Notice of Funding Opportunity is to support research to develop a predictive forecasting model that identifies new or reemerging misinformation narratives that are likely to disseminate widely and have a high potential for impact on vaccine confidence.

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this model will then be used to develop a tool that public health agencies could use to predict misinformation trends in the populations served.

Finally, the researchers will evaluate the tool's predictive capabilities on both future social media misinformation narratives and real-world events.
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services

Office: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - ERA

Estimated Funding: $1,000,000


Who's Eligible


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Obtain Full Opportunity Text:
N/A

Additional Information of Eligibility:
Non-profit private institutions of higher education Nonprofits (Other than Institutions of Higher Education)The following types of Higher Education Institutions are always encouraged to apply for CDC support as Non-profit Public or Non-profit Private Institutions of Higher Education: Hispanic-serving Institutions Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities (TCCUs) Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions  

Full Opportunity Web Address:
N/A

Contact:


Agency Email Description:
AYang@cdc.gov

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Date Posted:
2022-10-20

Application Due Date:


Archive Date:
2023-03-10



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