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Last Name

Rumi Chunara, Ph.D.

TitleInstructor in Pediatrics
InstitutionChildren's Hospital Boston
AddressChildren's Hospital
EO - 1 Autumn St #433
300 Longwood Ave
Boston MA 02115

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  1. Ocampo AJ, Chunara R, Brownstein JS. Using search queries for malaria surveillance, Thailand. Malar J. 2013; 12(1):390.
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  2. Chunara R, Smolinski MS, Brownstein JS. Why we need crowdsourced data in infectious disease surveillance. Curr Infect Dis Rep. 2013 Aug; 15(4):316-9.
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  3. Cassa CA, Chunara R, Mandl K, Brownstein JS. Twitter as a sentinel in emergency situations: lessons from the Boston marathon explosions. PLoS Curr. 2013; 5.
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  4. Yuan Q, Nsoesie EO, Lv B, Peng G, Chunara R, Brownstein JS. Monitoring influenza epidemics in china with search query from baidu. PLoS One. 2013; 8(5):e64323.
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  5. Chunara R, Bouton L, Ayers JW, Brownstein JS. Assessing the online social environment for surveillance of obesity prevalence. PLoS One. 2013; 8(4):e61373.
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  6. Bogich TL, Chunara R, Scales D, Chan E, Pinheiro LC, Chmura AA, Carroll D, Daszak P, Brownstein JS. Preventing pandemics via international development: a systems approach. PLoS Med. 2012 Dec; 9(12):e1001354.
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  7. Chunara R, Freifeld CC, Brownstein JS. New technologies for reporting real-time emergent infections. Parasitology. 2012 Dec; 139(14):1843-51.
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  8. Chunara R, Chhaya V, Bane S, Mekaru SR, Chan EH, Freifeld CC, Brownstein JS. Online reporting for malaria surveillance using micro-monetary incentives, in urban India 2010-2011. Malar J. 2012; 11:43.
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  9. Chunara R, Andrews JR, Brownstein JS. Social and news media enable estimation of epidemiological patterns early in the 2010 Haitian cholera outbreak. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2012 Jan; 86(1):39-45.
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  10. Lee J, Chunara R, Shen W, Payer K, Babcock K, Burg TP, Manalis SR. Suspended microchannel resonators with piezoresistive sensors. Lab Chip. 2011 Feb 21; 11(4):645-51.
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  11. Freifeld CC, Chunara R, Mekaru SR, Chan EH, Kass-Hout T, Ayala Iacucci A, Brownstein JS. Participatory epidemiology: use of mobile phones for community-based health reporting. PLoS Med. 2010; 7(12):e1000376.
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