Misinformation and Source Credibility Assessment | Amelia Burke-Garcia | VerityTimes Convo

In this episode of Verity Times Convo, I spoke with Amelia Burke-Garcia on Misinformation and Source Credibility Assessment.


9/28/20231 min read

Misinformation and source credibility assessment have become increasingly intertwined in the digital age. As the proliferation of information accelerates through online platforms and social media, individuals face the daunting task of discerning trustworthy sources from deceptive or misleading ones.

In this interview, Amelia shared insights on how individuals can navigate the complexities of misinformation and enhance their ability to assess source credibility in the digital age.

About Amelia:

Amelia Burke-Garcia is an expert in health communication science and an award-winning health & behavior change communicator. She currently works as the Program Area Director, Public Health at NORC at the University of Chicago, conducting numerous research programs. She also has experience working as campaign director for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). In this interview, Amelia will share insightful knowledge on source credibility assessment and why it’s important in today's information landscape.