The Digital Health Lab at Meedan is an applied research unit designed to support evidence-based and equitable responses to health misinformation, and to provide resources and support to those defending public health. We are a team of scientists, content moderation experts and journalists dedicated to supporting safer and more responsible engagement with information online.

Our work focuses on three core areas:

  1. Research into the anatomy of health misinformation 
  2. Collaboration between technology platforms and scientists
  3. Trauma-informed approaches to content moderation

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Every other week, we help professionals like you to stay ahead of health information

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Our work is based across four main areas of focus: North Africa Western Asia, Latin America, Sub-Saharan Africa and the Asia Pacific region.

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Check Global is funded by the Swedish International Development Agency. Birmingham City University works with Meedan to monitor and evaluate the program.