Identification

Name

Project Tycho

Status

Active

Category

Data Source

People
(1) Willem G. van Panhuis, Assistant Professor, wav10@pitt.edu
Organizations
(1) Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Created

2014-07-14 22:47:33+00:00

Modified

2016-07-08 15:37:31.674354+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

Project Tycho™ is a project at the University of Pittsburgh to advance the availability and use of public health data for science and policy making. Currently, the Project Tycho™ database includes data from all weekly notifiable disease reports for the United States dating back to 1888. These data are freely available to anybody interested. Additional U.S. and international data will be released twice yearly.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
URL https://www.tycho.pitt.edu/about.php#
URL (alternate) https://www.tycho.pitt.edu/data/level1.php
Related system
(1) Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Official Reports