Erina MacGeorge

Professor of Communication Arts and Science

Erina MacGeorge

Research Summary

Antibiotic stewardship, doctor-patient communication

Huck Affiliations


Publication Tags

Communication Interaction Health Recipient Evaluation Anti Bacterial Agents Pediatrics Antibiotics Social Support Antimicrobial Stewardship Linguistics Infection Planning Respiratory Tract Infections Decision Making Watchful Waiting Testing Experience Politeness Time Rating Students Therapeutics Health Care Motivation

Most Recent Publications

George Sun, Kaeli Manzanares, Kasey A. Foley, Yanmengqian Zhou, Erina L. MacGeorge, 2022, American Journal of Infection Control

What Does Patient-Centered Communication Look Like?: Linguistic Markers of Provider Compassionate Care and Shared Decision-Making and Their Impacts on Patient Outcomes

Yanmengqian Zhou, Michelle L. Acevedo Callejas, Yuwei Li, Erina L. MacGeorge, 2021, Health Communication

Erina MacGeorge, Yanmengqian Zhou, 2021,

Dual Process and Advice Response Theories: Explaining Outcomes of Supportive Communication

Graham D. Bodie, Erina L. MacGeorge, 2021, on p. 89-101


Erina L. Macgeorge, Yanmengqian Zhou, 2021, on p. 136-148

"Watchful waiting" advice for pediatric ear infections: A descriptive analysis of clinician-patient interactions

Erina MacGeorge, 2020, Journal of Language and Social Psychology on p. 414-424

“Watchful Waiting” Advice for Pediatric Ear Infections

Erina L. MacGeorge, Kasey A. Foley, Emily P.C. Firgens, Rachel R. Vanderbilt, Amber K. Worthington, Nicole M. Hackman, 2020, Journal of Language and Social Psychology on p. 414-424

Communicating Advice: Introduction to the Special Issue

Erina L. MacGeorge, 2020, Journal of Language and Social Psychology on p. 287-291

Health Providers’ Advising on Symptom Management for Upper Respiratory Tract Infections: Does Elaboration of Reasoning Influence Outcomes Relevant to Antibiotic Stewardship?

Kasey A. Foley, Erina L. MacGeorge, David L. Brinker, Yuwei Li, Yanmengqian Zhou, 2020, Journal of Language and Social Psychology on p. 349-374

Most-Cited Papers

Yanmengqian Zhou, Yanmengqian Zhao, Erina L. Macgeorge, Jessica Gall Myrick, 2020, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health on p. 1-19

Erina L. MacGeorge, Lisa M. Guntzviller, Lisa K. Hanasono, Bo Feng, 2016, Communication Research on p. 211-231

Modeling Interactional Influence in Advice Exchanges: Advice Giver Goals and Recipient Evaluations

Lisa Mary Guntzviller, Erina Lynne MacGeorge, 2013, Communication Monographs on p. 83-100

Perceptions of supportive behavior by young adults with bipolar disorder

Eileen F. Doherty, Erina L. MacGeorge, 2013, Qualitative Health Research on p. 361-374

Advise with Permission?: The Effects of Advice Solicitation on Advice Outcomes

Lyn M. Van Swol, Erina L. MacGeorge, Andrew Prahl, 2017, Communication Studies on p. 476-492

Dadrie F. Baptiste, Erina L. MacGeorge, Maria K. Venetis, Ashton Mouton, L. Brooke Friley, Rebekah Pastor, Kristen Hatten, Janaka Lagoo, Susan E. Clare, Monet W. Bowling, 2017, BMC Women's Health

Elizabeth D. Hermsen, Erina L. MacGeorge, May Lynn Andresen, Laurie M. Myers, Christian J. Lillis, Bernard M. Rosof, 2020, Advances in Therapy on p. 918-932

Paths of Resistance: An Interpretive Analysis of Trajectories in Less Satisfying Advice Interactions

Erina L. MacGeorge, Lisa M. Guntzviller, Sara E. Branch, Liliya Yakova, 2016, Journal of Language and Social Psychology on p. 548-568

Advice in Interaction: Quantity and Placement of Problem-Solving Behaviors

Erina L. MacGeorge, Lisa M. Guntzviller, Sara E. Branch, Liliya Yakova, 2019, Communication Research on p. 811-837

Toward Reduction in Antibiotic Use for Pediatric Otitis Media: Predicting Parental Compliance with “Watchful Waiting” Advice

Erina L. MacGeorge, Rachel A. Smith, Emily P. Caldes, Nicole M. Hackman, 2017, Journal of Health Communication on p. 867-875