Press and Publications

March 23, 2017

Vaccine compliance and the 2016 Arkansas mumps outbreak

Maimuna S Majumder, Colleen M Nguyen, Emily L Cohn, Yulin Hswen, Sumiko R Mekaru, John S Brownstein
Source: The Lancet Infectious Diseases
February 14, 2017

Using Social Listening Data to Monitor Misuse and Nonmedical Use of Bupropion: A Content Analysis

Laurie S. Anderson, Heidi G. Bell, Michael Gilbert, Julie E. Davidson, Christina Winter, Monica J. Barratt, Beta Win, Jeffrey L. Painter, Christopher Menone, Jonathan Sayegh, Nabarun Dasgupta
Source: JMIR Public Health and Surveillance
January 19, 2017

Temporal Topic Modeling to Assess Associations between News Trends and Infectious Disease Outbreaks

Saurav Ghosh, Prithwish Chakraborty, Elaine O. Nsoesie, Emily Cohn, Sumiko R. Mekaru, John S. Brownstein, Naren Ramakrishnan
Source: Scientific Reports
January 02, 2017

Evaluation of Facebook and Twitter Monitoring to Detect Safety Signals for Medical Products: An Analysis of Recent FDA Safety Alerts

Carrie E. Pierce, Khaled Bouri, Carol Pamer, Scott Proestel, Harold W. Rodriguez, Hoa Van Le, Clark C. Freifeld, John S. Brownstein, Mark Walderhaug, I. Ralph Edwards, Nabarun Dasgupta
Source: Drug Safety
October 13, 2016

Measuring patient-perceived quality of care in US hospitals using Twitter

Jared B. Hawkins, John S. Brownstein, Gaurav Tuli, Tessa Runels, Katherine Broecker, Elaine O. Nsoesie, David J. McIver, Ronen Rozenblum, Adam Wright, Florence T. Bourgeois, Felix Greaves
Source: BMJ Quality & Safety
October 11, 2016

Harnessing the Web to Track the Next Outbreak

Aranka Anema, Carly R. Winokur, Chi Bahk, Sumiko Mekaru, Nicholas Preston, John S. Brownstein
Source: American Scientist
October 05, 2016

Sustained reduction of diversion and abuse after introduction of an abuse deterrent formulation of extended release oxycodone

Steven Geoffrey Severtson, Matthew S. Ellis, Steven P. Kurtz, Andrew Rosenblum, Theodore J. Cicero, Mark W. Parrino, Michael K. Gilbert, Mance E. Buttram, Nabarun Dasgupta, Becki Bucher Bartelson, Jody L. Green, Richard C. Dart
Source: Drug and Alcohol Dependence
September 26, 2016

Evaluating the performance of infectious disease forecasts: A comparison of climate-driven and seasonal dengue forecasts for Mexico

Michael A. Johansson, Nicholas G. Reich, Aditi Hota, John S. Brownstein, Mauricio Santillana
Source: Scientific Reports