Landscape of international event-based biosurveillance

  title={Landscape of international event-based biosurveillance},
  author={D M Hartley and N P Nelson and Reece Walters and Ray R. Arthur and Roman Yangarber and Lawrence C. Madoff and J P Linge and Abla Mawudeku and Nigel Collier and Js Brownstein and Germain Thinus and Nancy E. Lightfoot},
  booktitle={Emerging health threats journal},
Event-based biosurveillance is a scientific discipline in which diverse sources of data, many of which are available from the Internet, are characterized prospectively to provide information on infectious disease events. Biosurveillance complements traditional public health surveillance to provide both early warning of infectious disease events and situational awareness. The Global Health Security Action Group of the Global Health Security Initiative is developing a biosurveillance capability… CONTINUE READING