Digital Epidemiology

Thursday, 2017/03/16, 16:00

Online, mobile, global – the ongoing digital revolution affects all aspects of life. Massive amounts of data are now shared by billions of people around the globe through mobile phones, social media services, and other outlets, on any issue imaginable, including issues of health. These data sources can be mined for epidemiological purposes, giving rise to digital epidemiology.

Event organizer: ISPM Bern
Speaker: Marcel Salathé, PhD Associate Professor, School of Life Sciences, School of Computer and Communication Sciences EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale Lausanne)
Date: 2017/03/16
Time: 16:00 - 17:00
Locality: Seminarraum 606, Finkenhubelweg 11 (1st Floor)
ISPM Hauptgebäude
Finkenhubelweg 11
3012 Bern
Characteristics: open to the public
free of charge