Published on in Vol 3, No 4 (2017): Oct-Dec

Combining Participatory Influenza Surveillance with Modeling and Forecasting: Three Alternative Approaches

Combining Participatory Influenza Surveillance with Modeling and Forecasting: Three Alternative Approaches

Combining Participatory Influenza Surveillance with Modeling and Forecasting: Three Alternative Approaches

John S Brownstein 1, 2, 3, PhD;  Shuyu Chu 4, PhD;  Achla Marathe 4, PhD;  Madhav V Marathe 4, PhD;  Andre T Nguyen 2, 5, BS;  Daniela Paolotti 6, PhD;  Nicola Perra 7, PhD;  Daniela Perrotta 6, MS;  Mauricio Santillana 1, 2, 3, PhD;  Samarth Swarup 4, PhD;  Michele Tizzoni 6, PhD;  Alessandro Vespignani 8, PhD;  Anil Kumar S Vullikanti 4, PhD;  Mandy L Wilson 4, MA;  Qian Zhang 8, PhD

1 Brigham & Women's Hospital , Boston, MA, US

2 Computational Epidemiology Group, Division of Emergency Medicine, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA, US

3 Computational Health Informatics Program, Boston Children's Hospital , Boston, MA, US

4 Network Dynamics and Simulation Science Laboratory, Biocomplexity Institute, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, US

5 Booz Allen Hamilton , Boston, MA, US

6 Computational Epidemiology Laboratory, Institute for Scientific Interchange , Turin , IT

7 Centre for Business Networks Analysis , University of Greenwich, London , GB

8 Laboratory for the Modeling of Biological and Socio-technical Systems , Northeastern University, Boston, MA, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Achla Marathe, PhD
  • Network Dynamics and Simulation Science Laboratory
  • Biocomplexity Institute
  • Virginia Tech
  • 1015 Life Science Circle
  • Blacksburg, VA
  • US
  • Phone: 1 540 231 9210
  • Email: amarathe@vt.edu