Monthly Archives: September 2020

Dr. Parker participates in a Future of Work & Wellbeing Conversation Series

In September 2020, Dr. Parker was an invited speaker in the HCI & the Future of Work & Wellbeing Conversation Series.

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Dr. Parker receives Google COVID-19 Award

Dr. Parker received a grant from Google’s Covid-19 AI for Social Good program to study COVID-19 information-seeking within vulnerable and marginalized communities, and its relationship with mental health. This will support work that is in collaboration with Drs. Miso Kim

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Congratulations, Drs. Saksono and Irannejad Bisafar

Herman Saksono and Farnaz Irannejad Bisafar successfully defended their doctoral theses. Congratulations, Dr. Saksono and Dr. Irannejad Bisafar!

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COVID-19 Seed Grant

Dr. Parker was awarded a $10k seed grant from Georgia Tech to study how well telemedicine is meeting the mental health needs of low-income pregnant and postpartum Black women amidst COVID-19.

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3 CSCW 2020 Papers Accepted

We had 3 papers accepted to ACM CSCW 2020: Farnaz Irannejad Bisafar, Brooke Foucault Welles, Catherine D’ignazio, And Andrea G. Parker. 2020. Supporting Youth Activists’ Strategic Use of Social Media: A Qualitative Investigation of Design Opportunities. Proceedings of the ACM

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IVA 2020 Paper Accepted

Our IVA 2020 paper was accepted: Teresa O’Leary, Elizabeth Stowell, Everlyne Kimani, Dhaval Parmar, Stefan Olafsson, Jessica Hoffman, Andrea Parker, Michael Paasche-Orlow and Timothy Bickmore. Community-Based Cultural Tailoring of Virtual Agents. To appear in Proceedings of IVA’20. 

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