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691 Thu, 8/4/2016, 10:30 AM - 12:20 PM CC-W181a
Modern Biosurveillance at the Edge of Online Social Media, Social Networks, and Nontraditional Big Data — Topic Contributed Papers
Section on Statistics and the Environment , Section on Statistics in Epidemiology
Organizer(s): Georgiy Bobashev, RTI International, Yulia R. Gel, The University of Texas at Dallas
Chair(s): Julia Kozlitina, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
10:35 AM Improving Influenza Forecast by Counteracting Structural Errors Sen Pei, Columbia University ; Jeffrey Shaman
10:55 AM Harnessing the Power of Twitter with Offline Contact Networks for Probabilistic Flu Forecasting Kusha Nezafati, The University of Texas at Dallas ; Leticia Ramirez-Ramirez, Mexico Autonomous Institute of Technology ; Yulia R. Gel, The University of Texas at Dallas
11:15 AM Can Wikipedia Improve Flu Forecasts in the United States? Dave Osthus, Los Alamos National Laboratory ; Reid Priedhorsky, Los Alamos National Laboratory ; Jim Gattiker, Los Alamos National Laboratory ; Sara Del Valle, Los Alamos National Laboratory
11:35 AM Forecasting of Cases for Climate Sensitive Mosquito-Borne Diseases Using Online/Social Media Information Lilia Leticia Ramirez Ramirez, Centro de Investigacion en Matematicas ; Yulia R. Gel, The University of Texas at Dallas ; Vyacheslav Lyubchich, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
11:55 AM Inbound Call Survey (ICS) Technology and Rapid Surveillance Georgiy Bobashev, RTI International ; Burton Levine, RTI International ; Karol Krotki, RTI International ; Scott Richards, Reconnect Research
12:15 PM Floor Discussion
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