Linda K. Ko
Appointments and Affiliations
Dr. Ko is the director of the Center for Health Communication Intervention (CHEALCI). She is a behavioral scientist with expertise in the development, testing, and evaluation of health communication strategies. Her work draws from the discipline of communication, marketing, social epidemiology, and social and behavioral sciences. Her research aims to understand community’s behavior within the socio-cultural context, develop interventions that will address those behaviors and translate knowledge through community-based participatory research.
Honors and Awards
- FHCRC: Center funds, 2011-2014.
- NIH/NIMHD: Collaboration for a Healthy Community, Principal Investigator, 2013-2015.
- NIH/NCI-CCSG: Cancer Communication within Social Networks, Principal Investigator, 2013-2014.