The Journal of Medical Internet Research (JMIR) (IF 5.43) welcomes submissions to a special theme issue examining the intersection of social media, ethics, and COVID-19

Potential topics include but are not limited to the following:

  • Ethical implications of the COVID-19 infodemic
  • Use of social media to combat health disinformation
  • Effective deterrents to online misinformation
  • Coordinated public health interventions by internet companies
  • Impact of online physician influencers during COVID-19
  • Social media and COVID-19 health equity
  • Infodemiology and COVID-19

Submission deadline: 31 March 2022

Special Issue Publication begins: 1 August 2022