Precision Infectious Disease Epidemiology

Posted On 2019-06-11 14:40:52

Guest Editors:

Antoine Flahault, Olga De Santis
Institute of Global Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland.

This special issue of JPHE  focuses on a carefully selected set of EID and aims to learn from intelligent approaches to help better understanding the conditions that promote their emergence. Two groups of emerging viral pathogens are of primary concern here: (I) airborne viruses, and (II) arboviruses (arthropod-borne).


Infectious disease epidemiology at the digital era in a global context

Antoine Flahault, Olga De Santis


Review Article

The role of digital technologies in tackling the Zika outbreak: a scoping review

Shukrullah Ahmadi, Nefti-Eboni Bempong, Olga De Santis, Danny Sheath, Antoine Flahault


Taking flight with Precision Global Health: a scoping review on avian influenza

Nefti-Eboni Bempong, Rafael Ruiz De Castañeda, Damien Dietrich, Isabelle Bolon, Antoine Flahault



Precision epidemiology of arboviral diseases

Flavio C. Coelho, Claudia T. Codeço



Reverse innovation in global health

Jakob Zinsstag, Kristina Pelikan, Tanja Hammel, Julia Tischler, Antoine Flahault, Jürg Utzinger, Nicole Probst-Hensch


The series “Precision Infectious Disease Epidemiology” was commissioned by the editorial office, Journal of Public Health and Emergency without any sponsorship or funding. Antoine Flahault and Olga De Santis served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the series.