Australia’s disease forecasting system wins National Innovation Awards


The system comprises a detection tool EpiDefend and forecasting tool EpiFX that use health and environmental data to produce a near real-time assessment of the likely presence of disease and how it might continue to spread, additionally it can be used to protect troops against biological threats and pandemics.

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Nicky Lung
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