Vol 6 No 1 (2014)

Panel Presentations

Carmen C. Mundaca, Vivek Singh, Kayumba Kizito, Julie Pavlin
Best Practices for Implementing Electronic Disease Surveillance Systems in Resources-constrained Settings
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Atar Baer, Marcus Rennick, Aaron Kite-Powell, David Atrubin
Guidelines for Navigating Human Subjects Review and Preparing Data Sets for Sharing with the ISDS Technical Conventions Committee
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Laura Streichert, Aaron Kite-Powell, Timothy Dasey, Richard Hopkins, Courtney Corley, Steve Bennett
Novel and Nontraditional Data Streams: Where Do They Fit into Biosurveillance Action?
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Erin Simms, Amy Wolkin, Ekta Choudhary, Robert Mathes, Michael Heumann, Sharon Watkins
Post-disaster Surveillance among State Health Departments in the United States
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Poster Presentations

Jarad Niemi
A Tool for Interactive Disease Outbreak Visualization, Detection, and Forecasting
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Julie Eaton, Ian Painter, William Lober
Accrued – An R Package for Visualizing Data Quality for Aggregate Surveillance Data
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Mobolaji M. Salawu, Eme Owoaje
Adverse Childhood Experiences and Smoking among Urban Youths in Oyo State, South Western Nigeria
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Muhammad Ilyas, Muhammad I. Nisar, Abdul M. Kazi, Murtaza T. Ali, Anita Zaidi
A Health and Demographic Surveillance System in a Low Socioeconomic Setting in Karachi, Pakistan
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Nsaibirni Robert Fondze Jr, Gaëtan Texier, Patrice Tchendjou, George Edouard Kouamou, Richard Njouom, Maurice Demanou, Maurice Tchuente
An Early Warning Surveillance Platform for Developing Countries
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Dennis O. Laryea, Yaw A. Amoako, Joyce Asamoah
Antibiotic Sensitivity and Clinical Outcome for Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus
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Laziz Tuychiev, Amir M. Bektemirov, Gulnara Abdukhalilova
Antibiotic Susceptibility of Salmonellosis Pathogens
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Alison Alison, Ana Corberán-Vallet, Andrew B. Lawson, Ramona Lall, Robert Mathes
Application of a Bayesian Spatiotemporal Surveillance Method to NYC Syndromic Data
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Qin Qin, Jing Wu, Jie Zhang, Li Tan, Yunzhou Fan, Li Liu, Lihong Tian, Ying Wang, Hongbo Jiang, Sheng Wei, Vinod K. Diwan, Weirong Yan, Shaofa Nie
Application of EWMA and CUSUM models to School Absenteeism Surveillance for Detecting Infectious Disease Outbreaks in Rural China
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Rory Coffey, Brian Benham, Leigh Anne Krometis, Mary Leigh Wolfe, Enda Cummins
Assessing the Impact of Climate Change and Land Use Variation on Microbial Transport Using Watershed Scale-modeling
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Chinedu O. Oraka
Assessing the Rising Cases of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus: Hospital and Community-associated Cases
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Biru Yang, Nathan Wang, Wesley McNeely, Salma Khuwaja, Raouf Arafat
Association between Influenza-like Illnesses and Social Determinants of Health by Census Tract in Houston/Harris County
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Micael Widerström, Maria Omberg, Martin Ferm, Ann-Katrine Pettersson, Malin Rundvik Eriksson, Ingela Eckerdal, Johan Wiström
Autoregressive Integrated Moving Average (ARIMA) Modeling of Time Series of Local Telephone Triage Data for Syndromic Surveillance
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Joe Gibson, Bryant Thomas Karras, Gideon S. Gordon
BioSense 2.0 Governance: Surveying Users and Stakeholders for Continued Development
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Kristen Margevicius, Eric Generous, Kirsten Taylor-McCabe, Mac Brown, W. Brent Daniel, Lauren Castro, Andrea Hengartner, Alina Deshpande
Biosurveillance Data Stream Framework: A Novel Approach to Characterization and Evaluation
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Tao Tao, Qi Zhao, Huijian Cheng, Weirong Yan, Hengjin Dong, Biao Xu
Capacity and Needs Assessment for Establishing a Syndromic Surveillance System in Rural China: A Mixed Study
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Olawunmi O. Adeoye, Olufunmi Fawole, Ike Ajayi, Patrick Nguku
Cervical Cancer Knowledge,Screening Service Utilization and Predictors of Precancerous Cervical Changes: A Population Based Survey of Sexually Active Women in Lagos, South Western Nigeria
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Daniel B. Golson, Natalie Raketich, Erin Holt
Challenges of ELR Implementation: Moving Toward Semantic Understanding through Vocabulary Validation
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Debra Revere, Rebecca Hills, Shaun J. Grannis, Brian E. Dixon
Clinical Versus Public Health Perceptions of Notifiable Disease Reporting Burden
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Ha Pham, Tri Tran
Coding System: A Source of Variability in Reported Prevalence Rates of Atrial Septal Defect
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Michael E. Cleary, Erik T. Antelman, Natalya Markuzon, Sarah M. Miller, Timothy A. Postlethwaite, Zahar Prasov
COMBS: A Biosurveillance Ecosystem (BSVE) Prototype
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Hong Zhou, Howard Burkom, Carla Winston, Umed Ajani
Comparison of Aberration Detection Algorithms for Biosurveillance Systems
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Uriy A. Grigorev, Esron D. Karimuribo, Mpoki Mwabukusi, Alexey V. Burdakov, Andrey O. Ukharov, Loren Shaffer
Comparison of the Disease Surveillance Data Collection Technologies in Tanzania
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Angelina C. Mtowa
Delay in Seeking Referral Treatment among Breast Cancer Patients at Ocean Road Cancer Institute and Muhimbili National Hospitals Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
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Yolande Macklin, Andrew Kibble, Alex Elliot, Gillian Smith
Detecting Public Health Impacts Associated with Air Pollution Events in the UK Using Syndromic Surveillance
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Grace S. Kia, Ivan I. Kuzmin, Jarlath U. Umoh, Jacob K. Kwaga, Haruna M. Kazeem, Modupe O. Osinubi, Charles E. Rupprecht
Detection of Some Lyssaviruses from Fruigivorous and Insectivorous Bats in Nigeria
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Stella Chungong, Jun Xing, Rajesh Sreedharan, Stephane de La Rocque, Rebecca Katz, Julie E. Fischer, Mahomed Patel, Lisa D. Ferland, Meeyoung Park, Ngozi Erondu, William MacWright, Scott J. McNabb
Developing a Tool to Cost Gaps in Implementation of IHR (2005) Core Capacities
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Achala U. Jayatilleke, Diana Samarakkody, Achini Jayatilleke, Samantha Wimalaratne
Development and Piloting of National Injury Surveillance System of Sri Lanka
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Fernanda C. Dórea, Stefan Widgren, Ann Lindberg, Crawford W. Revie
Development of an R Package for Syndromic Surveillance: Translating Research into Tools for the Veterinary Epidemiologist
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Elizabeth S. Russell, Yenlik Zheteyeva, Hongjiang Gao, Jeanette Rainey, Jianrong Shi, Karen Wong, Douglas Thoroughman, Amra Uzicanin
Effect of 4-Day School District Closure on Influenza-Like Illness Rates Among Students and Household Members - Kentucky, 2013
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Michael Wiese, David Atrubin, Warren McDougle, Jylmarie Lewis
Effectiveness of Using a Chief Complaint and Discharge Diagnosis Query in ESSENCE-FL to Identify Possible Tuberculosis Patients and Contacts in Hillsborough County, Florida
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Dennis Ip, Eric H.Y. Lau, Teresa So, Lai-ming Ho, Bejamin J. Cowling, Gabriel Leung
Electronic School Absenteeism System for Multiple Disease Surveillance in Hong Kong
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Andrea Bankoski, Anikah Salim, Zachary Faigen
Emergency Department Chief Complaint Versus Discharge Diagnosis for Tracking Disease Measures
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Cindy Lim, Lili Jiang, Li Wei Ang, Stefan Ma, Lyn James, Jeffery Cutter
Estimation of Basic Reproduction Number of Enterovirus 71, Coxsackievirus A6 and A16 in Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease Outbreaks in Singapore
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Jessica Sell, Robert Mathes
Evaluating a Seasonal ARIMA Model for Event Detection in New York City
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Nathan Wang, Biru Yang, Wesley McNeely, Salma Khuwaja, Raouf Arafat
Evaluating the Ability of a Syndromic Surveillance System to Detect Heat-Related Illnesses in Houston, TX, 2009-2012
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Pengiran Hishamuddin
Evaluation of the Influenza Sentinel Surveillance System in Singapore 2011-2012
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Betiel H. Haile, Mark Wade, Patricia Wade, Andrew Cannons, Richard France, Lisa D. Ferland, Affan Shaikh, Meeyoung Park, Ngozi Erondu, Sean G. Kaufman, Heather Meeks, Scott McNabb
Examining the Human Element in Lab Biosafety
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Ying Zhang, Ali Arab, Michael A. Stoto, Bejamin J. Cowling
From Noise to Characterization Tool: Assessing Biases in Influenza Surveillance Methods Using a Bayesian Hierarchical Model
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S. Melikjanyan, A. Vanyan, A. Avetisyan, A. Avetisyan, N. Bakunts
GIS Analysis of Tularemia Outbreaks in Armenia, 1996-2013
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Magda A. Nogodalla, Ahmed I. Abdelghani
Impact of Staff Qualification and Training on Performance of the Core Function Activities (CFA) of the Communicable Disease Surveillance System, Gazera State, Sudan, 2009
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Xiaoling Ye, Tri Tran, Mary Jo Smith, Jeanette Webb, Terri Mohren, Melinda Peat
Improvement in Loss to Follow-up of Newborn Hearing Screening: A lesson from Louisiana Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Program
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Nadja Vielot
Improving Public Health Preparedness: Strengthening Biosurveillance Systems for Enhanced Situational Awareness
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Sharon E. Perlman, Katharine H. McVeigh, Remle Newton-Dame, Lorna E. Thorpe, Elisabeth F. Snell, Claudia Chernov, Jesse Singer, Carolyn M. Greene
Innovations in Population Health Surveillance Using Electronic Health Record Data
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Fei Wu, Carol Braun
Missouri Emergency Department Visits for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
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Tetyana Chumachenko, Olga Radyvonenko
Modeling of Hepatitis B Epidemic Process by the Risk Factors Analysis
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Kiva Fisher, Narquis Barak, Meagan C. Brown, William T. Robinson
Monitoring Risk Among Injection Drug Users in New Orleans–Findings from New Orleans National HIV Behavioral Surveillance 2005-2012
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Liselotte van Asten, Marit de Lange, Carel Harmsen, Kees van den Wijngaard, Mirjam Kretzschmar, Wim van der Hoek
Mortality Monitoring in the Netherlands
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Xiaoling Ye, Tri Tran, Mary Jo Smith, Jeanette Webb, Terri Mohren, Melinda Peat
Newborn Hearing Screening: High Risk Populations of Loss to Follow-up in Louisiana, 2007-2011
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Mahmoud A. Gaddoury, Tri Tran, Mary Jo Smith, Jeanette Webb, Terri Mohren, Melinda Peat
Newborns with Delayed Hearing Screening Prior to Hospital Discharge: High Risk Populations of Hearing Loss
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Nishi Shah, Ajay K. Nooka, Sagar Lonial, Hannah J. Khoury, Edmund Waller, Amelia Langston
Outcomes of Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant (allo-SCT) Recipients in the Era of Newer Antifungal Agents
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Qin Qin, Liwei Cheng, Li Tan, Yunzhou Fan, Li Liu, Lihong Tian, Ying Wang, Hongbo Jiang, Sheng Wei, Vinod K. Diwan, Weirong Yan, Shaofa Nie
Over-the-counter Medication Sales Surveillance for Early Detection of Respiratory Epidemics in Rural China
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Kelley Chester
Overview of the BioSense 2.0 System Architecture
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Yue Wang, Artur Dubrawski, Lujie Chen, Ryan McDermitt
Patterns of Emergency Care Utilization by Chronically Ill
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Mohammed A. Kalam
Priority Communicable Disease Surveillance (PCDS) in Bangladesh
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Aisha O. Abubakar, Beatty V. Maikai, Bolanle O. Musa, Adebola T. Olayinka
Public Health Implications of Cryptococcal Infection among HIV Patients on Antiretroviral Therapy in Hospital in Shika, Nigeria
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Ayan Ibrahim, Tri Tran, Dionka Pierce, Julie Johnston, Nicole Richmond, Susan Berry
Racial Disparity in Birth Defects: Who Has Higher Risk?
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E. Zghenti, R. Sukhiashvili, E. Khmaladze, N. Tsertsvadze, Sarah Pisarcik, P. Imnadze
Rickettsia and Borrelia Prevalence Study among Ticks in Georgia
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Teresa Hamby, Victor Pomary, Eric Adler, Stella Tsai, Andrew Walsh
School Daze: Capturing Chemical Exposures in Syndromic Surveillance - New Jersey 2013
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Alan Siniscalchi, Charlie Ishikawa
Searching for MERS and Novel Flu with Limited Resources
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Kelly Johnson, Alecia Alianell, Rachel Radcliffe
Seasonal Patterns in Syndromic Surveillance Emergency Department Data due to Respiratory Illnesses
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Eric Ogola, Samuel Thumbi, Eric Osoro, Eric Osoro, Peninah Munyua, Sylvia Omulo, Peter Mbatha, Linus Ochieng, Doris Marwanga, Ian Njeru, Muriithi Mbaabu, Salome Wanyoike, Kariuki Njenga
Sero-prevalence of Brucellosis in Humans and their Animals: A Linked Cross-sectional Study in Two Selected Counties in Kenya
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Fredric M. Hustey, Michael P. Phelan, Sharon O'keefe, Tracy M. Barbour
STD Testing and Compliance with CDC and USPSTF HIV Testing Guidelines in a Regional Cohort of Emergency Departments
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Jayaram Madala, Srikrishna Sulgodu Ramachandra
Strengthening Civil Registration System in AP, India: Lessons from a 4 Year Study
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Henry Chidawanyika, Ponesai Nyika, Joshua Katiyo, Anthony Sox, Tongai Chokuda, Kilmarx Peter, Elizabeth Gonese, Ottias Tapfumanei, Robson Mukwiza
Success in Revitalizing Weekly Disease Surveillance System in Zimbabwe Using Cell-phone Mediated Data Transmission, 2009-2013
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Hervé Chaudet, François Delon, Gaëtan Texier, Jean-Baptiste Meynard, Liliane Pellegrin, Xavier Deparis
System Design Model for Versatile Outbreak Surveillance
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Nicholas G. Reich, Derek Cummings, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Zorn, Ann-Christine Nyquist, Trish M. Perl, Lew J. Radonovich
The ALERT Algorithm: How to Simply Define a Period of Elevated Disease Incidence
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Xiaoxiao Song, Tao Tao, Tao Tao, Qi Zhao, Lars Palm, Shaofa Nie, Hui Yuan, Vinod K. Diwan, Biao Xu
The Growth and Variation of Symptoms of Influenza-like Illness: An Application of the Linear Growth Curve Model in Syndromic Surveillance in Rural China
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Anne Arthur, Anna Banaszewska, Effie Gournis
Tool for Detection of Spatio-temporal Clusters of Legionellosis in Toronto: The Legionella Alert Mapping Program (LAMP)
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David J. Swenson, Kenneth A. Dufault, Matthew J. Cahillane
Translating Heat-related Illness Surveillance Into Action Through Partnerships
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Reshma Bhattacharjee, Zulkarnain Pulungan, Christie Tiegland
Trend of Hospital Readmissions, Mortality, ER Visits and Observation Room Stays in Clostridium difficile Infection Cases in Medicare Advantage Population
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Ta-Chien Chan, Yung-Chu Teng, Jing-Shiang Hwang
Two-stage Approach for Detecting Aberration of Influenza-like Illness
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Krista Kniss, Bianca Malcolm, Paul Sutton, Lynnette Brammer
U.S. Pneumonia and Influenza Mortality Surveillance: A New Era
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Aurélie Martin, Pascal Vilain, Arnaud Bourdé, Xavier Combes, Pierre-Jean Marianne dit Cassou, Yves Jacques-Antoine, Katia Mougin Damour, Laurent Filleul
Usefulness of Syndromic Surveillance during Ultra-endurance Running Races: Example with the “Grand Raid de la Réunion” Ultra Trail
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Joel Greenspan, Silvia Valkova
Using Big Healthcare Data for ILI Situational Awareness in Georgia
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Kelsey OYong, Emily Kajita, Patricia Araki, Monica Luarca, Bessie Hwang
Validation of Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Respiratory Syndrome using Electronic Health Records
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Yang Fei, Yan Ding, Biao Xu, Shaofa Nie, Weirong Yan, Vinod K. Diwan, Rainer Sauerborn, Hengjin Dong
Village Doctors' Acceptability to a Syndromic Surveillance System in Rural China
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Roundtables

Marcus Rennick, David J. Swenson, Stacey Hoferka, Charlie Ishikawa, Rebecca Zwickl
Check! Explore Barriers and Solutions to Data Sharing on BioSense 2.0
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Sanjeev Tandon, Charlie Ishikawa
On to Meaningful Use Stage 2: Refining Public Health Readiness Guidelines
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Amy Ising, Larissa May, Charlie Ishikawa
Redefining Syndromic Surveillance
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Fernanda C. Dórea, Céline Dupuy, Judy E. Akkina
Towards One Health: Increasing Awareness of Animal Health Among Public Health Stakeholders
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Lightning Talks

Aizhan S. Esmagambetova, Stanislav V. Kazakov, Alexey V. Burdakov, Kenes S. Ospanov, Kakimzhan K. Kyraubaev, Erlan B. Sansyzbaev, Veronika P. Sadovskaya, Andrey O. Ukharov
Accuracy of EIDSS Software Prognosis on CCHF Natural Foci Activity in Kazakhstan
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Megan T. Patel, Stacey Hoferka
An Evaluation of Heat-Related Emergency
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Howard Burkom, Yevgeniy Elbert, Erhan Guven, Jacqueline Coberly
Analytic Biosurveillance Methods for Resource-Limited Settings
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Orion McCotter, Andrea Mannell, Catherine Golenko, Nubia Hernandez
Arizona Review of Reported Binational Cases with Mexico
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Joseph Lombardo, Julie Pavlin, Christopher Cuellar, Yevgeniy Elbert, Jean-Paul Chretien
Automated Real-Time Surveillance Using Health Indicator Data Received at Different Time Intervals
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James C. Turner, Adrienne Keller, Jennifer C. Bauerle, Craig Roberts
College Health Surveillance Network: Use of Health Services by USA College Students
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Ramona Lall, Alison Levin-Rector, Robert Mathes, Don Weiss
Detecting Unanticipated Increases in Emergency Department Chief Complaint Keywords
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Karen Saylors, Matthew LeBreton, Essisima Foe, Aboudem Bavou Clement Martial, Nancy Ortiz, Christopher Perdue, Ubald Tamoufe
Electronic Epidemiologic Biosurveillance in the Cameroon Military
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Anna Grigoryan, Ruth Ann Jajosky
Environmental Scan of the US States' and Other Countries' Notifiable Disease Provisional Data Online Display: Results and Recommendations
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Elizabeth Torrone, Hillard Weinstock, Julie Garon, Robert Nelson
Evaluation of Chlamydia Case Report Data: Completeness of Key Variables - United States, 2012
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Robert Mathes, Ramona Lall, Jessica Sell
Evaluation of Temporal Aberration Detection Methods in New York City Syndromic Data
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Murtaza T. Ali, Abdul M. Kazi, Muhammad I. Nisar, Muhammad Ilyas, Anita Zaidi
Geospatial Reporting of Health Demographic Surveillance in a Peri Urban Setting
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Godfrey J. Kundi, Lucy Mphuru, James McMahan, Paul Mwakipesile, Salli Mwanasalli, Daimon Simbeye, Peter Masika, Lorie L. Broomhall
Increased Uptake of Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC) Services among Older Men Following Mobile Technology Demand Creation in Shinyanga and Simiyu, Tanzania
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Brooke O'Hanley Selzer, Annette Lin, Gina Oda, Mark Holodniy
Meeting Mandatory Infectious Disease Reporting Requirements: The Department of Veterans Affairs' Plan
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Jennifer Olsen
Moving Digital Disease Detection From Research to Action: Findings from a Survey of ISDS Membership
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Jenna Iberg Johnson, Julie Hand, Raoult Ratard
Near Real-Time Monitoring of Emergency Department Syndromic Surveillance Data During the 2013 Super Bowl and Mardi Gras Events in New Orleans, LA
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Sandra Gonzalez, Gary White, Tom Safranek
Near-Real-Time Assessment of Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in Nebraska by Using ESSENCE
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Katrin Kohl, Cody Thornton, Jose Fernandez, Nicki Pesik, Francisco Alvarado-Ramy, Martin Cetron, Ray Arthur
Notifications of Public Health Events under the International Health Regulations - 5 Year U.S. Experience
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Anna L. Buczak, Liane Ramac-thomas, Erhan Guven, Yevgeniy Elbert, Steven Babin, Benjamin Baugher, Sheri Lewis
Predicting Levels of Influenza Incidence
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Tao Tao, Changming Zhou, Xiaoxiao Song, Qi Zhao, Per Andersson, Weirong Yan, Biao Xu
Real-time Warning and Signal Verification for Infectious Disease Outbreaks using Syndromic Surveillance System in Rural Jiangxi Province, China
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Gerald Larocque, Taylor Locke, Micah Lee, Aaron Kite-Powell
Simulation-based Testbed for Bio-Surveillance Systems
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Fredric M. Hustey, Michael P. Phelan, Sharon O'keefe, Tracy M. Barbour
Staff Perceptions and Barriers to ED Based HIV Testing in an Urban Academic ED
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Julio C. Silva, Charles Cox, Dino P. Rumoro, Shital C. Shah, Marilyn M. Hallock, Gillian S. Gibbs, Gordon M. Trenholme, Michael J. Waddell
Technical Challenges of Syndromic Surveillance System Deployment in a Health Information Exchange
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Nessrin El-Nimr, Iman Wahdan
The Effect of Training of School Physicians on Their Knowledge Regarding Surveillance in Alexandria
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Alina Deshpande, Kristen Margevicius, Eric Generous, Kirsten Taylor-McCabe, Lauren Castro, Joseph Longo, Reid Priedhorsky
Tools and Apps to Enhance Situational Awareness for Global Disease Surveillance
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Tera Reynolds, Mark Cameron, Mike Conway, Amy Ising, Eric H.Y. Lau, Jennifer Olsen, Julie Pavlin, Bill Storm, Katie Suda, Courtney Courtney
Using Social Media for Biosurveillance: Gap between Research and Action
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Carrie Eggers, Janet Hamilton, Richard Hopkins
Utility of a Syndromic Surveillance System to Identify Disease Outbreaks with Reportable Disease Data
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Rhonda A. Lizewski, Howard Burkom, Joseph Lombardo, Christopher Cuellar, Yevgeniy Elbert, Liane Ramac-thomas, Julie Pavlin
Utility of Data Fusion for Public Health Monitors: Lessons Learned from a Beta Test
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Oral Presentations

Sara A. Taylor, Aaron Kite-Powell
A Dictionary-based Method for Detecting Anomalous Chief Complaint Text in Individual Records
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Claude Flamand, Mickael Fabregue, Sandra Bringay, Vanessa Ardillon, Philippe Quenel, Jeane-Claude Desenclos, Maguelonne Teisseire
A Data Mining Approach to Identify Climatic Determinants of Dengue Fever Patterns in French Guiana
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Dennis D. Lenaway, Helen Perry, Robert Fagan
A Conceptual Strategy for Stengthening eSurveillance in the African Region
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Nyatanyi Thierry, Kabeja Adeline, Asiimwe Anita, Binagwaho Agnes, Koama Jean Baptiste, Johnson Pamela, Kayumba Kizito
A National Electronic System for Disease Surveillance in Rwanda (eIDSR): Lessons Learned from a Successful Implementation
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Stephanie Brien, Luke Mondor, Nancy Mayo, David Buckeridge
A Probabilistic Case-finding Algorithm for Chronic Disease Surveillance
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Jean-Paul Chretien, Dylan George, Ellis McKenzie
A Systematic Review of Influenza Forecasting Studies
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Vivek Singh, Jagan Mohan, U Prasada Rao, David Heymann, Lalit Dandona
An Evaluation of the Key Indicator Based Surveillance System for International Health Regulations (IHR) -2005 Core Capacity Requirements in India
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Melinda C. Thomas, David Atrubin, Janet Hamilton
Assessing Best Practices for Grouping and Analyzing Urgent Care Center (UCC) and Emergency Department (ED) Data Sources within Syndromic Surveillance Systems
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Harold Gil, Jeffrey Johnson, Brit Colanter, Jessica Yen
Automating BioSense 2.0 Locker Processing for Local Program-Specific Surveillance
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Sylvia Medina, Alexandra Ziemann, Céline Caserio-Schonemann, Céline Dupuy, Anette Hulth, Helena Medeiros, Kare Molback, Thomas Krafft, Anne Fouillet
Comparing Findings from Syndromic Surveillance Systems at a European Level
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Kirsten Taylor-McCabe, Lauren Castro, Nicholas Generous, Kristen Margevicius, Mac Brown, Alina Deshpande
Contextualizing Data Streams for Infectious Disease Surveillance
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Dave Carter, Joel D. Martin
DADAR: A New Situational Awareness Platform for Data Analysis, Detection and Response
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Aaron Kite-Powell, Kelly Moran
Data De-Identification Toolkit
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Steve E. Rigdon, George Turabelidze, Richard DeClue, Sarah Patrick, Ehsan Jahanpour, Rong He, Jennifer Lloyd
Detection of Outbreak Signals Using R
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Julie Waters, Kristina Howard, Heather Baker, Caroline Brown
Developing a Social Media System for Biosurveillance
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Bella Donna, Endang Suparniati, Madelina Ariani, Rossi Sanusi
Disaster Public Health Surveillance Response System, Yogyakarta Indonesia
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Hwa-Gan Chang, Candace Noonan-Toly, Jian-Hua Chen, Bryon Backenson
Early Detection of Possible Outbreaks from Electronic Laboratory Reports
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Uzay Kirbiyik, Brian E. Dixon, Shaun J. Grannis
Effect of Electronic Health Record Systems Access on Communicable Disease Report Completeness
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Robert Snelick, Charlie Ishikawa, Rebecca Zwickl, Sheryl Taylor
EHR Conformance Testing for Enhanced Syndromic Surveillance System Interoperability
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Kamran Ahmed, Mohammad Dauod Altaf, Fekri Dureab
Electronic Infectious Disease Surveillance System during Humanitarian Crises in Yemen
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Orion McCotter, Zimy Wansuala, Catherine Golenko, Natalie Whitfield, Mariana Casal, Jonathan Schouest, Robert Guerrero, Nubia Hernandez, Sergio O. Alba, Francisco N. Galvez
Enhancing Respiratory Infection Surveillance on the US/Mexico Border - Arizona BIDS Program Sentinel Surveillance Data
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Lauren Castro, Kirsten Taylor-McCabe, Eric Generous, Joseph Longo, Kristen Margevicius, Reid Priedhorsky, Alina Deshpande
Enhancing Situational Awareness by Ground Truthing with Historical Outbreaks
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Carrie Eggers, Patrick Wall
Environmental Public Health Tracking: Success Stories from a Collaborative Surveillance System
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Aaron M. Wendelboe, Janis Campbell, Dale Bratzler, Michele Beckman, Nimia Reyes, Gary Raskob
Establishing a Pilot Surveillance System for Venous Thromboembolism
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Patrick T. Lai, Kavya R. Gujjula, Shaun J. Grannis, Brian E. Dixon
Evaluating Notifiable Disease Reporting by Providers: Analysis of Data Element Completeness
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Tao Tao, Qi Zhao, Shaofa Nie, Lars Palm, Vinod K. Diwan, Biao Xu
Evaluating the Performance of Syndromic Surveillance System using High-fidelity Outbreak Simulations
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Flavie Vial, Martin Reist
Evaluation of Swiss Abattoir Data for Integration in a Syndromic Surveillance System
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Pengiran Hishamuddin
Evaluation of Syndromic Surveillance Systems in Singapore
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Changming Zhou, Tao Tao, Huijian Cheng, Qi Zhao, Genming Zhao, Xue Li, Shaofa Nie, Weirong Yan, Biao Xu
Features of Varicella Outbreak in Primary Schools in an Integrated Syndromic Surveillance System in Rural China
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Steve Bennett, Deborah Carr, Mark Freese, Janet Hendricks, Michael Stephens, Erik Pedersen, Kandis Brown, Christopher Grant, Jamie Hobson, Jessica Ruble, William Albrecht, Tajah Blackburn, Todd Boddenhamer, Teresa Quitugua
Federal Interagency Interactions During Outbreaks of H7N9 Influenza and MERS-CoV
Sylvia Medina, Marta Sala-Soler, Duncan Cooper, Mark Kanieff, Céline Caserio-Schonemann, Céline Dupuy, Alex Elliot, Gillian Smith, Anette Hulth, Luise Muller, Alexandra Ziemann, Anne Fouillet
Guidelines to Implement or Improve Syndromic Surveillance Systems
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Andrew Walsh, Teresa Hamby, Tonya Lowery St. John
Identifying Clusters of Rare and Novel Words in Emergency Department Chief Complaints
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Elliott Brannon, Abe Handler, Joseph Foxhood
Identifying Pregnancy Status through STD/HIV Electronic Laboratory Reporting
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Judy E. Akkina, Leah Estberg, Gary Ross, Cynthia Johnson, Marta Remmenga, Randy Munger, Andy Schwartz
Implementation of a Syndromic Surveillance Pilot Program in Selected Cattle Markets in Texas, USA
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Tom Andersson, Pär Bjelkmar, Joanna Tyrcha
Increasing Outbreak Detection Power by Data Transformations
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Abimbola Aman-Oloniyo, Christianah Alake, Ayoade Adedokun
Influenza Sentinel Surveillance in Lagos State Nigeria, 2009 - 2011
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Cynthia A. Lucero-Obusan, Mark Winters, Patricia Schirmer, Gina Oda, Richard A. Martinello, Victoria J. Davey, Mark Holodniy
Influenza Surveillance in the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA): 2012-2013 Influenza Season
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Andrew Hickey, Diana Wong, Janet Hendricks, Michael Stephens, Erik Pedersen, Deborah Carr, Kandis Brown, Christopher Grant, Jamie Hobson, Jessica Ruble, William Albrecht, Tajah Blackburn, Afif Marouf, Todd Bodenhamer, Julie Waters, Mark Freese
Informing U.S. Federal Public Health Preparation for Emerging Virus Pandemic Threats at Ports of Entry
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Anna Wendt, Lothar Kreienbrock, Amely Campe
Inventory of Epidemiological Data Sources in Preparation of a Joint Analysis of Zoonotic Disease Information
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Rendi Murphree, Paul Petersen, Laina Stanford, Jeff C. Sexton, Tonya McKennley, James Milliken, Tristan Victoroff, Robert Newsad, Joseph Roth
Leveraging Public Health Emergency Informatics during the Fungal Infections Outbreak, Tennessee - 2012
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Feng Chen, Daniel B. Neill
Non-Parametric Scan Statistics for Disease Outbreak Detection on Twitter
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Charles Hodanics
OpenESSENCE: Disease Surveillance through Medical Record System Integration with OpenMRS
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Laura Pullum, Arvind Ramanathan
ORBiT - The Oak Ridge Biosurveillance Toolkit
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Loren Shaffer
Practical Gains from Access to an Integrated Disease Reporting System
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Kate Zinszer, Ruth Kigozi, Katia Charland, Grant Dorsey, Moses Kamya, David Buckeridge
Predicting Malaria in a Highly Endemic Country using Environmental and Clinical Data Sources
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William C. Trachtman, Xiaoping Nie, Syed A. Ahsan, Collette Stewart-Briley, Dianne M. Dugas
Public Health Surveillance and Emergency Response Assistance on a State Level through the National Toxic Substance Incidents Program
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Christopher Sikora, Kerri Fournier, Hussain Usman, Angela Jacobs, Bryan Wicentowich, James Talbot
Rapid Measles Exposure Assessment in an Urban Emergency Department Using a Syndromic Surveillance System
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Tera Reynolds, Bill Storm, Andrew Fine, Howard Burkom, Todd Stout, Victor Del Rio Vilas
Results from the Biosurveillance Technical Opportunity Prioritization Survey
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Nicholas Generous, Kristen Margevicius, Kirsten Taylor-McCabe, Mac Brown, W. Brent Daniel, Lauren Castro, Andrea Hengartner, Alina Deshpande
Selecting Essential Information for Biosurveillance - A Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis
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Andrew Wilson, Ryan Welch, Rosemary She
Surveillance of Human Papilloma Virus in the United States to Evaluate Vaccine Impact
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Matthew Lozier, Colleen Martin, Daniel Chaput
Surveillance of Overdose-related Emergency Department Visits in Rhode Island
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Corinne Pioche, Christine Larsen, Céline Caserio-Schonemann, Vanina Héraud-Bousquet
Syndromic Surveillance of Acute Liver Failure in Emergency Departments (France, 2010-2012)
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Desiree Mustaquim
The Evolution of the WHO/NREVSS Influenza Surveillance System: The Challenges and Opportunities that Accompany Electronic Laboratory Data
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Erin Hahn, Sheri Lewis, David Blazes
The Use of Open Source Software to Enhance Public Health Initiatives
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David J. Muscatello, Janaki Amin, C. Raina MacIntyre, Anthony T. Newall, William D. Rawlinson, Vitali Sintchenko, Robin Gilmour, Sarah Thackway
Under-ascertainment of Illness due to Influenza in Administrative Databases, a Population-based Record Linkage Study
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Rhonda A. Lizewski, Howard Burkom, Joseph Lombardo, Christopher Cuellar, Yevgeniy Elbert, Julie Pavlin
Use of Severity Indicators in a Public Health Surveillance System
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Pascal Vilain, Sophie Larrieu, Xavier Combes, Arnaud Bourdé, Pierre-Jean Marianne dit Cassou, Katia Mougin Damour, Yves Jacques-Antoine, Laurent Filleul
Using a Syndromic Approach to Study Health Impact and Risk Factors of Alcohol Intoxication in Reunion Island
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Mollie Kotzen, Robert Mathes, Lillian Lee, Don Weiss
Using Syndromic Surveillance to Investigate Tattoo-related Skin Infections in NYC
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Lucia Lucia, Artur Dubrawski, Lujie Chen
Utility of Potential Misdiagnoses in Predicting Foodborne Outbreaks
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Katherine J. Harmon, Scott Proescholdbell, Steve Marshall, Anna Waller
Utilization of Emergency Department Data for Drug Overdose Surveillance in North Carolina
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Howard Burkom, Yevgeniy Elbert, Liane Ramac-Thomas, Christopher Cuellar
Validation of Analytic Methods for Combining Evidence Sources in Biosurveillance
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Vivek Singh, Jagan Mohan, U Prasada Rao, David Heymann, Lalit Dandona
Validity of the Surveillance Quality Indicators - Timeliness and Completeness - in Surveillance Systems with Variable Data Quality
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