Identification

Name

BioDefend

Status

Inactive

Category

Tool / Software

Organizations
(1) Center for Biological Defense (University of South Florida) (USF)
(2) DataSphere LLC
Created

2012-10-19 21:17:48+00:00

Modified

2016-02-08 04:40:10.666772+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

BioDefend is a tool that data mines syndrome reports from emergency rooms and produces early alerts of epidemic onset. The BioDefend® digital bridge client collects data from providers’ systems and analyzes it in near real-time.

Goals
(1) Early detection
Year start

2003

URL http://www.datasphere.net/Content/BioDefend/BioDefend.aspx

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Duval County
(2) Florida
Geography

Yes

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Clinic/Health Care Provider Records