Surveillance

3 articles
The Government has the flu. Do you, too?
Oct 11, 2013 | Steven Purcell

As most are aware, influenza or the ‘flu’ peaks dramatically in the fall and winter. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC...

Usutu Virus Highlights Importance of Disease Surveillance Primary tabs
Feb 14, 2013 | Katharina Schwan

In 2001, the city of Vienna, Austria noticed a strange and sudden disappearance of its Eurasion Blackbird population. Researchers and scientists were...

Digital Disease Detection: Public Health by the “Web Kids”
Mar 29, 2012 | Anna Tomasulo

In his essay, “We, the Web Kids,” Polish poet and pundit Piotr Czerski writes: “We don’t use the Internet…we live on the Internet and along it…...