Darren Liu, DrPH ProfileResearchPublicationsPosition(s)Assistant ProfessorMaster of Public Health ProgramMaster of Health Care Administration ProgramDepartment of Public Health Office Phone 515-271-7830Email firstname.lastname@example.orgEducationDrPH, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 2009MS, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, 2008Areas of ExpertiseConsumer Health InformationInternetLong-Term CareView profile on ORCIDHealth information seeking on the InternetTopics surrounding long-term services and supports (LTSS)Nursing home qualityPublicationsSelect publications:Yamashita, T., Bardo, A. R., & Liu, D. (2017). Time Spent on Beneficial Leisure Activities Among Elder Caregivers in Their Third Age. Leisure Sciences, 1-18. doi:10.1080/01490400.2016.1256798Liu, D., Lu, C.-J., Burston, B. (2016) The role of social media as a source of information on nursing home care decision-making. Journal of Consumer Health on the Internet. 20(3):93-113Pillemer, F., Price, R.A., Paone, S., Martich, S.D., Albert, S., Haidari, L., Updike, G., Rudin, R., Liu, D., Mehrotra, A. (2016). Direct Release of Test Results to Patients Increases Patient Engagement and Utilization of Care. PLoS one. 11(6): e0154743. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0154743Yamashita, T., Bardo, A.R., Liu, D. (2016). Are East Asians happy to work more or less? associations between working hours, relative income and happiness in China, Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan. Asian Journal of Social Psychology. 19(3): 264-74Liu, D., Lu, C.-J. (2015). Visibility and findability of the Nursing Home Compare website. Social Work in Public Health. March-April;30(2): 144-156Liu, D., Lu, C.-J. (2015). An evaluation of Web-based nursing home finders. Journal of Consumer Health on the Internet. 19(2): 77-92Mazurenko, O., Liu, D., Perna, C. (2015). Patient care outcomes and temporary nurses. Nursing management, 46(8), 32-38.Books:Yamashita, T., Liu, D. Lopez, E.B., Stevens, J.M., Brown, J.S. (2016). “Chapter 5: Public Health Perspective on Health Literacy” in Health Literacy Among Older Adults, Editor: Karen Kopera-Frye, Ph.D. ISBN-13: 978-0826194510Liu, D., Burston, B., Steward, S.C., Mulligan, H.H. (2016). The Healthcare Disparities Handbook – Implications for Health Care Administrators. FalkonQwest Publishing.