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[WEBINAR] Crowd Sourcing Information to Support Public Health Surveillance

Friday, May 5, 2017

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FOOD PROTECTION WEBINAR SERIES

Crowd Sourcing Information to Support Public Health Surveillance

Friday, May 5, 2017 AT 10:00AM-11:00AM CT / 11:00AM-12:00PM ET

Please join us for a one-hour webinar highlighting two innovative projects using crowd sourced information to support public health surveillance. Adam Crawley from the Skoll Global Threats Fund will share Flu Near Year - an online participatory surveillance tool that allows member of the public to complete weekly surveys to report flu symptoms. Raed Mansour from the Chicago Department of Public Health will share Foodborne Chicago - a project that uses technology to mine Twitter for tweets related to food poisoning in Chicago. 

 

Presented By:

Adam Crawley 
Research Associate
Skoll Global Threats Fund
 
Raed MansourInnovation
Projects Lead
Chicago Department of Public Health

 

Facilited By:

Erin Mann
Project Manager
Food Protection and Defense Institute

 

 

This complimentary presentation is part of the Food Protection and Defense Institute's Food Protection Webinar Series
For more information, contact Kelly Auxier, Communciation Specialist, at keauxier@umn.edu.