Welcome to the Surveillance Knowledge Repository

Click on a topic under the Key Topic Areas section in the left column, then select a resource  from the list of resources that appear for that topic. You may also search for specific topics by entering one or more keywords in the Search bar. You can filter the search results by Content Type, Year, or Author Name.


Key Topic Areas

Author Name


Reset filters

September 13, 2019

August 9, 2019

July 12, 2019

Content type: Meeting Recordings & Notes


July 19, 2019

March 22, 2019


November 16, 2018

September 7, 2018

July 27, 2018

May 4, 2018

March 23, 2018


December 1, 2017

August 4, 2017

October 6, 2017

ISDS and CSTE Overdose Surveillance... Read more

Content type: Meeting Recordings & Notes


September 6, 2019

August 16, 2019

August 2, 2019

July 19, 2019

July 5, 2019

June 21, 2019

June 7, 2019

May 17, 2019

May 3, 2019

April 5, 2019

March 15, 2019

March 1, 2019

February 15, 2019

... Read more

Content type: Meeting Recordings & Notes


September 17, 2019: Earthquake Surveillance

August 27, 2019: PEP this....Sys and Rabies PEP Administration

July 30, 2019: Preparing for Disaster Surveillance

June 18, 2019: Heat-Related Illness Surveillance

May 21, 2019: Vector-Borne Disease Surveillance... Read more

Content type: Meeting Recordings & Notes

Background: Provides a definition of eradication and of the disease: that it affects mostly children, results in paralysis in some cases and is preventable through vaccination. 

The disease is nearly eradicated, but remains in three countries, which reported 22 cases in 2017. Eradication... Read more

Content type: Presentation Slides

Defines the current state of impact of malaria. positioning the disease as leading cause of death by disease worldwide. In last 12 years, seven million lives have been saved with a reduction of 60% in fatalities. 

The presentation draws parallels between malaria and polio eradication and... Read more

Content type: Presentation Slides

Presentation identifies the Odisha State in eastern coastal India as a region in the country and world with exceptionally high rates of malaria infection. Odisha, which represents 3% of India’s population was reporting 40% of the nation’s malaria case. The interventions in this state are... Read more

Content type: Presentation Slides

Over 300 independent practices transmit monthly quality reports to a data warehouse using an automated process to summarize patient information into quality measures. All practices have implemented an EHR that captures clinical information to be aggregated for population reporting, and is... Read more

Content type: Abstract

Heuristics to detect irregularly shaped spatial clusters were reviewed recently. The spatial scan statistic is a widely used measure of the strength of clusters. However, other measures may also be useful, such as the geometric compactness penalty, the non-connectivity penalty and other measures... Read more

Content type: Abstract

Public health informatics is an emerging interdisciplinary field that uses information technology and informatics methods to meet public health goals. To achieve these goals, education and training of a new generation of public health informaticians is one of the essential components. AMIA0 s 10... Read more

Content type: Abstract


Didn't find what you're looking for? Then try searching our archives.

Contact Us

National Syndromic
Surveillance Program


The National Syndromic Surveillance Program (NSSP) is a collaboration among states and public health jurisdictions that contribute data to the BioSense Platform, public health practitioners who use local syndromic surveillance systems, Center for Disease Control and Prevention programs, other federal agencies, partner organizations, hospitals, healthcare professionals, and academic institutions.

Site created by Fusani Applications