Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 3:00am

The suicide of Robin Williams is just the latest example of a celebrity’s actions raising the discussion to national attention. In today's Academic Minute, Indiana University's Jessica Gall Myrick explores the nature of celebrity influence over the population especially in terms of medical conditions. Myrick is an assistant professor of communications at Indiana. A transcript of this podcast can be found here.

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