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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
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
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