Yu-Mei Schoenberger, PhD, MPH

University of Alabama at Birmingham



Dr. Yu-Mei Schoenberger is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Preventive Medicine in the UAB Heersink School of Medicine. Dr. Schoenberger holds a doctorate in Health Education and Health Promotion and a Masters of Public Health. Her research broadly explores how health communication and engagement with communication technologies can be leveraged to reduce or eliminate health disparities. She is particularly interested in exploring strategies, such as the use of mobile phone-based technologies, to increase the reach and effectiveness of health information in minority and underserved populations.