Enabling Digital Health by Automatic Classification of Short Messages

  title={Enabling Digital Health by Automatic Classification of Short Messages},
  author={Muhammad Imran and Patrick Meier and Carlos Castillo and Andre Lesa and Manuel Garc{\'i}a-Herranz},
  booktitle={Digital Health},
In response to the growing HIV/AIDS and other health-related issues, UNICEF through their U-Report platform receives thousands of messages (SMS) every day to provide prevention strategies, health case advice, and counseling support to vulnerable population. Due to a rapid increase in U-Report usage (up to 300% in last 3 years), plus approximately 1,000 new registrations each day, the volume of messages has thus continued to increase, which made it impossible for the team at UNICEF to process… CONTINUE READING
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