Professor Malova earned a Ph.D. in Communication from the University of Miami. Professor Malova’s research interests are at the intersection of organizational and health communication. She explores how organizations design their communication, including built and social environments, and how organizational structures affect human health and well-being. Her recent research projects examine interactions linking human health, supportive environments, organizational policies, and structural determinants of health inequities.
- Research Interests
Organizational Communication, Health Equity, Inclusive Organizations, Social Capital and Social Networks, Communication Design
- Teaching Interests
Organizational Communication, Communication in Health Organizations, Persuasion, Health Communication, Interpersonal Communication, Leadership
Examining uncertainty management in the clinical trial experiences of African American and Black Caribbean participants and the coordinators who recruit them.2023SSM - Qualitative Research in HealthVolume3Firefighters and Cancer: A Review of the Current State of Cancer Incidences and Recent Trends in Risk Perception and Risk Reduction Efforts2022Medical Research ArchivesIssue11Volume10Evaluating a game-based randomized experiment to increase melanoma identification among adults living in the US2022Social Science & MedicineVolume310