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Commentary on the IOM Report

I recommend this great commentary on the IOM report by David Kindig from the University of Wisconsin's Department of Population Health Sciences.

Public Radio Interview with George Isham on IOM Report

I encourage you to listen to an interview with George Isham on the newest IOM report.

Is Public Health Ready to Embrace Social Media?

The Department of Health and Human Services has just launched a new contest for developers to create a Twitter app that tracks top-trending illnesses and automatically delivers that information to public health agencies.

Coding a Better Government

If you haven't already seen it, I highly recommend this TED talk.

Understand Your Workflow

Public health agencies have to understand how they do their work before they can consider technology solutions.

What Contagion Got Wrong, Part II

In my last post, I talked about inaccuracies in how the movie

What Contagion Got Wrong

I finally had the chance to see the movie Contagion on video this weekend and was impressed with it.