Identification

Name

Bio-Event Advanced Leading Indicator Recognition Technology Program

Short name

BioALIRT

Status

Inactive

Category

Data Source

Organizations
(1) Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)
(2) Department of Health (Australia)
(3) United States Department of Defense (DOD)
Update frequency

Not Applicable

Created

2012-06-04 18:39:36+00:00

Modified

2016-02-08 04:17:59.869496+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The Bio-Event Advanced Leading Indicator Recognition Technology (Bio-ALIRT) biosurveillance program was implemented during 2001--2004. The BioALIRT program produced the BioALIRT tool that examined the use of spatial and other covariate information from disparate sources to improve the timeliness of outbreak detection in reaction to possible bioterrorism attacks. This program is now inactive.

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

2001

Year end

2004

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Arkansas
(2) Middle Atlantic US
(3) Midwest US
(4) Northeast US
Geography

No

Diseases
(1) Anthracnose
(2) Blackleg (Animal)
(3) Blister spot
(4) Campylobacteriosis
(5) Wesselsbron disease

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