Identification

Name

Epidemic IQ

Status

Unknown

Category

System

People
(1) Lucky Gunasekara, lucky@epidemiciq.com
(2) Robert Munro, rmunro@stanford.edu
(3) Evan Rosen, emrosen@stanford.edu
Organizations
(1) Global Viral (GVF)
(2) Metabiota
Update frequency

Unknown

Created

2012-05-01 16:09:14+00:00

Modified

2016-03-18 20:07:10.903697+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The EpiIQ system is a new way of tracking outbreaks that leverages natural language processing and crowdsourcing to detect some of the earliest reports indicating potential outbreaks.

Goals
(1) Early detection
(2) Early warning
Year start

2012

URL http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=luaude__mVU

Disease and Geography

Geography

Yes

Disease properties
(1) Emerging or re-emerging

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Internet Search Queries
(2) News Aggregators
(3) Social Media
(4) Social Media