Global Disease Monitoring and Forecasting with Wikipedia

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Generous, N., Fairchild, G., Deshpande, A., Del Valle, S. Y., & Priedhorsky, R. (2016). Global Disease Monitoring and Forecasting with Wikipedia. Online Journal of Public Health Informatics, 8(1).


This poster establishes the utility of Wikipedia as a broadly effective data source for disease information, and we outline a path to a reliable, scientifically sound, operational, and global disease surveillance system that overcomes key gaps in existing traditional and internet-based techniques.
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