Practices that show potential to achieve desirable public health outcomes in a specific real-life setting and produce early results that are consistent with the objectives of the activities and thus indicate effectiveness.

Big Data Analytics in the Fight against Major Public Health Incidents (Including COVID-19): A Conceptual Framework

Jia, Q., Guo, Y., Wang, G., Barnes, S.J.

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This article provides a framework for the application of big data analytic technology to assist in the prevention and control of major public health incidents, including the most recent SARS-CoV-2 pandemic. This article serves as recommendations for large scale entities and governments to building capacity for data analytics to be utilized for epidemic prevention and control.

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Improve Data Infrastructure

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