INDICATOR: An Information System for Monitoring the Health of a Community

TIME FRAME
2007 – present
TOTAL FUNDING TO DATE
$300,723

INDICATOR is a novel information system for collecting, integrating, and analyzing data from multiple sources to provide public health decision makers real-time data on the health of their community. Data comes from sources as varied as emergency department visits, school attendance, veterinary clinics, and social media postings and together have been used to change public policy in outbreak events.

Funding for this project was provided by the Carle Foundation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

INDICATOR: An Information System for Monitoring the Health of a Community

Personnel

INDICATOR: An Information System for Monitoring the Health of a Community
Ian Brooks
Principal Investigator (PI)

Research Areas

Data Analytics, Health and Bioinformatics