Identification

Name

EpiViz

Contact people
(1) Bryan Lewis, Public Health Policy Analyst, blewis@vbi.vt.edu
Created

2014-08-04 20:59:10+00:00

Modified

2015-12-04 01:04:54.506208+00:00

Overview

Types
(1) Disease Dynamics
Overview

Epiviz is a web-based system that provides data visualization and is specifically designed to accommodate infectious disease surveillance, management and control. It is a highly dynamic system that provides a platform to track and study subjects' decision making and information search strategies, under controlled and repeatable conditions using simulated disease outbreaks. Epiviz supports replay of simulated outbreaks with multiple decision points, at which the user can specify control measures they want to apply

Question

Epiviz is a web-based system that provides data visualization and is specifically designed to accommodate infectious disease surveillance, management and control.

Purpose

Assessment

Scope

Disease

Goals
(1) Situational awareness
Decision support

Yes

Based on
Documents
(1) Document Livnat Y, Rhyne T, Samore M: Epinome: A visual-analytics workbench for epidemiology data (2012)
Notes EpiVIz was built on top of Epinome and developed in collaboration with Matt Samore and Yarden Livnat at University of Utah.
(2) Document Livnat Y, Gesteland P, Benuzillo J, Pettey W, Bolton D, et al.: Epinome - A novel workbench for … (2010)
Notes EpiVIz was built on top of Epinome and developed in collaboration with Matt Samore and Yarden Livnat at University of Utah.
General notes

EpiVIz was built on top of Epinome and developed in collaboration with Matt Samore and Yarden Livnat at University of Utah.

Application

Diseases
(1) Pertussis
Locations
(1) Location West Jordan
Status current
(2) Location Salt Lake City
Status current
(3) Location Provo
Status current
(4) Location Denver
Status current
(5) Location Utah
Status current
(6) Location Colorado
Status current

Utility and readiness

Maintenance status

Active

Readiness

Deployed

Verification & validation notes

Not applicable since this is a data visualization system.

Availability

URL http://ndssl.vbi.vt.edu/apps/epiviz/
URL (alternate) http://epiviz.vbi.vt.edu/VBI/Epinome-debug/Epinome.html
Computational platform

Web-hosted

Implementation language

Java

URL (source code) http://epiviz.vbi.vt.edu/VBI/Epinome-debug/Epinome.html
Developer contacted

Yes

Adaptation cost

Hours

Input