Identification

Name

Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Early Detection Data System

Short name

HEDDS

Status

Partially Operational

Category

Data Source

People
(1) Joshua Dein, Principal Investigator, fjdein@usgs.gov
Organizations
(1) United States Geological Survey (USGS)
Created

2014-07-09 22:14:31+00:00

Modified

2016-07-07 21:43:48.764738+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

HEDDS was developed, as an early detection plan for Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) in the U.S., to manage animal and specimen collection data taken by many groups and individuals, and analyzed by multiple laboratories. It provides a secure, accessible platform for the generation of reports, graphs, and maps and can be used for spatial modeling.

Goals
(1) Early detection
Year start

2005

URL http://www.nwhc.usgs.gov/ai/abouthedds.jsp
URL (alternate) http://www.nwhc.usgs.gov/ai/heddsnews.jsp
Related system
(1) National Biological Information Infrastructure (NBII)
(2) U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) All States and Territories
Diseases
(1) Avian influenza A

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Laboratory Records