John S. Brownstein

Orcid: 0000-0001-8568-5317

According to our database1, John S. Brownstein authored at least 49 papers between 2005 and 2023.

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Infectious disease surveillance needs for the United States: lessons from COVID-19.
CoRR, 2023

Guest Editorial Explainable AI: Towards Fairness, Accountability, Transparency and Trust in Healthcare.
IEEE J. Biomed. Health Informatics, 2021

Privacy-first health research with federated learning.
npj Digit. Medicine, 2021

Estimating the incidence of cocaine use and mortality with music lyrics about cocaine.
npj Digit. Medicine, 2021

Using digital surveillance tools for near real-time mapping of the risk of infectious disease spread.
npj Digit. Medicine, 2021

Data curation during a pandemic and lessons learned from COVID-19.
Nat. Comput. Sci., 2021

TCube: Domain-Agnostic Neural Time-series Narration.
CoRR, 2021

Digital epidemiology and the COVID-19 pandemic.
Proceedings of the DigiBiom@MobiSys '21: Proceedings of the 2021 Workshop on Future of Digital Biomarkers, 2021

T<sup>3</sup>: Domain-Agnostic Neural Time-series Narration.
Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Mining, 2021

Lymelight: forecasting Lyme disease risk using web search data.
npj Digit. Medicine, 2020

Internet search patterns reveal firearm sales, policies, and deaths.
npj Digit. Medicine, 2020

Seven pillars of precision digital health and medicine.
Artif. Intell. Medicine, 2020

What to know before forecasting the flu.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2018

Inferences about spatiotemporal variation in dengue virus transmission are sensitive to assumptions about human mobility: a case study using geolocated tweets from Lahore, Pakistan.
EPJ Data Sci., 2018

Predicting social response to infectious disease outbreaks from internet-based news streams.
Ann. Oper. Res., 2018

Forecasting rare disease outbreaks from open source indicators.
Stat. Anal. Data Min., 2017

Advances in using Internet searches to track dengue.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2017

Demographics in Social Media Data for Public Health Research: Does it matter?
CoRR, 2017

Guided Deep List: Automating the Generation of Epidemiological Line Lists from Open Sources.
CoRR, 2017

Reports of the Workshops of the Thirty-First AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence.
AI Mag., 2017

GELL: Automatic Extraction of Epidemiological Line Lists from Open Sources.
Proceedings of the 23rd ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, Halifax, NS, Canada, August 13, 2017

Disease Surveillance on Complex Social Networks.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2016

Temporal Topic Modeling to Assess Associations between News Trends and Infectious Disease Outbreaks.
CoRR, 2016

Designing Domain Specific Word Embeddings: Applications to Disease Surveillance.
CoRR, 2016

Reports of the 2016 AAAI Workshop Program.
AI Mag., 2016

Session Introduction.
Proceedings of the Biocomputing 2016: Proceedings of the Pacific Symposium, 2016

Characterizing Diseases from Unstructured Text: A Vocabulary Driven Word2vec Approach.
Proceedings of the 25th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, 2016

Monitoring Discussion of Vaccine Adverse Events in the Media: Opportunities from the Vaccine Sentimeter.
Proceedings of the World Wide Web and Population Health Intelligence, 2016

Ethical Challenges of Big Data in Public Health.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2015

Combining Search, Social Media, and Traditional Data Sources to Improve Influenza Surveillance.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2015

Model-Based Forecasting of Significant Societal Events.
IEEE Intell. Syst., 2015

Enhancing disease surveillance with novel data streams: challenges and opportunities.
EPJ Data Sci., 2015

SourceSeer: Forecasting Rare Disease Outbreaks Using Multiple Data Sources.
Proceedings of the 2015 SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, Vancouver, BC, Canada, April 30, 2015

Dynamic Poisson Autoregression for Influenza-Like-Illness Case Count Prediction.
Proceedings of the 21th ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, 2015

Wikipedia Usage Estimates Prevalence of Influenza-Like Illness in the United States in Near Real-Time.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2014

Satellite Imagery Analysis: What Can Hospital Parking Lots Tell Us about a Disease Outbreak?
Computer, 2014

Forecasting a Moving Target: Ensemble Models for ILI Case Count Predictions.
Proceedings of the 2014 SIAM International Conference on Data Mining, 2014

Thermia: Simplifying Childhood Fevers with Mobile Decision Support.
Proceedings of the AMIA 2014, 2014

The global distribution and burden of dengue.
Nat., 2013

Participatory disease surveillance in Latin America.
Proceedings of the 22nd International World Wide Web Conference, 2013

Digital Epidemiology.
PLoS Comput. Biol., 2012

Application of change point analysis to daily influenza-like illness emergency department visits.
J. Am. Medical Informatics Assoc., 2012

Self-reported fever and measured temperature in emergency department records used for syndromic surveillance.
J. Am. Medical Informatics Assoc., 2012

Integration and visualization of host-pathogen data related to infectious diseases.
Bioinform., 2011

Automated vocabulary discovery for geo-parsing online epidemic intelligence.
BMC Bioinform., 2009

Model Formulation: HealthMap: Global Infectious Disease Monitoring through Automated Classification and Visualization of Internet Media Reports.
J. Am. Medical Informatics Assoc., 2008

Automated real time constant-specificity surveillance for disease outbreaks.
BMC Medical Informatics Decis. Mak., 2007

Reengineering Real Time Outbreak Detection Systems for Influenza Epidemic Monitoring.
Proceedings of the AMIA 2006, 2006

Reverse Geocoding: Concerns about Patient Confidentiality in the Display of Geospatial Health Data.
Proceedings of the AMIA 2005, 2005