Rachel Smith

Rachel Smith

Professor of Communication Arts and Sciences

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Most Recent Papers

Exploring patterns of social relationships among food bloggers on twitter using a social network analysis approach

Allison D. Hepworth, Jess Kropczynski, Justin Walden, Rachel A. Smith, 2019, Journal of Social Structure

Why Do So Few Consumers Use Health Care Quality Report Cards? A Framework for Understanding the Limited Consumer Impact of Comparative Quality Information

Neeraj Bhandari, Dennis Patrick Scanlon, Yunfeng Shi, Rachel Annette Smith, 2019, Medical Care Research and Review on p. 515-537

Dynamic and game theory of infectious disease stigmas

Timothy Reluga, Rachel Annette Smith, David Peter Hughes, 2019, Journal of Theoretical Biology on p. 95-107

Insights into stigma management communication theory

Rachel A. Smith, Rachael E. Bishop, 2019, Journal of Applied Communication Research on p. 571-590

Understanding the Effects of Stigma Messages

Rachel Annette Smith, Xun Zhu, Edward L. Fink, 2019, Health Communication on p. 424-436

A Stress Buffering Perspective on the Progression of Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

Xi Tian, Denise Haunani Solomon, Rachel Annette Smith, 2019, Health Communication

Communicating Antibiotic Stewardship

Youllee Kim, James Dillard, Rachel Annette Smith, 2019, Health Communication

Do people who identify as popular become popular in a new network? A 9-month longitudinal network analysis

Christopher J. Carpenter, Xun Zhu, Rachel A. Smith, 2019, Journal of Social Structure on p. 1-23

Campaign Preparation for Complex Initiatives

Rachel A. Smith, Erina L. MacGeorge, Nicole M. Hackman, Nkuchia M. M’ikanatha, 2018, Health Communication on p. 1539-1548

Evaluating the impact of screening plus eave tubes on malaria transmission compared to current best practice in central Côte d'Ivoire

Eleanore Delaveleye Sternberg, Jackie Cook, Ludovic P. Ahoua Alou, Carine J. Aoura, Serge Brice Assi, Dimi Théodore Doudou, A. Alphonsine Koffi, Raphael N'Guessan, Welbeck A. Oumbouke, Rachel Annette Smith, Eve Worrall, Immo Kleinschmidt, Matthew Brian Thomas, 2018, BMC Public Health

Recent Most-Cited Papers

Antibiotic Resistance

Rachel A. Smith, Nkuchia M. M’ikanatha, Andrew F. Read, 2015, Health Communication on p. 309-314

Label management

Rachel Annette Smith, Thomas J. Hipper, 2010, Health Communication on p. 410-422

Defining Genes Using "Blueprint" Versus "Instruction" Metaphors

Roxanne Parrott, Rachel Annette Smith, 2014, Health Communication on p. 137-146

An Experimental Test of Stigma Communication Content with a Hypothetical Infectious Disease Alert

Rachel Annette Smith, 2012, Communication Monographs on p. 522-538

Testing the Model of Stigma Communication with a Factorial Experiment in an Interpersonal Context

Rachel A. Smith, 2014, Communication Studies on p. 154-173

Compliance dynamics within a simulated friendship network I

Rachel A. Smith, Edward L. Fink, 2010, Human Communication Research on p. 232-260

Segmenting an Audience into the Own, the Wise, and Normals

Rachel A. Smith, 2012, Communication Research Reports on p. 257-265

Living with a rare health condition

Xun Zhu, Rachel Annette Smith, Roxanne L. Parrott, 2017, Journal of Applied Communication Research on p. 179-198

Mental representations of HPV in Appalachia

Rachel A. Smith, Roxanne L. Parrott, 2012, Journal of Health Psychology on p. 917-928

Preparing for Antibiotic Resistance Campaigns

Rachel A. Smith, Madisen Quesnell, Lydia Glick, Nicole Hackman, Nkuchia M. M'Ikanatha, 2015, Journal of Health Communication on p. 1433-1440