Published on in Vol 4, No 1 (2018): Jan-Mar

Accurate Influenza Monitoring and Forecasting Using Novel Internet Data Streams: A Case Study in the Boston Metropolis

Accurate Influenza Monitoring and Forecasting Using Novel Internet Data Streams: A Case Study in the Boston Metropolis

Accurate Influenza Monitoring and Forecasting Using Novel Internet Data Streams: A Case Study in the Boston Metropolis

Fred Sun Lu 1, AB;  Suqin Hou 2, MS;  Kristin Baltrusaitis 3, MS;  Manan Shah 4;  Jure Leskovec 4, 5, PhD;  Rok Sosic 4, PhD;  Jared Hawkins 1, 6, MMSc, PhD;  John Brownstein 1, 6, PhD;  Giuseppe Conidi 7, MPH;  Julia Gunn 7, RN, MPH;  Josh Gray 8, MBA;  Anna Zink 8, BA;  Mauricio Santillana 1, 6, MS, PhD

1 Computational Health Informatics Program, Boston Children’s Hospital , Boston, MA, US

2 Harvard Chan School of Public Health , Harvard University, Boston, MA, US

3 Department of Biostatistics, Boston University School of Public Health , Boston, MA, US

4 Computer Science Department , Stanford University, Stanford, CA, US

5 Chan Zuckerberg Biohub , San Francisco, CA, US

6 Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School , Boston, MA, US

7 Boston Public Health Commission , Boston, MA, US

8 athenaResearch, athenahealth , Watertown, MA, US

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