Published on in Vol 15, No 10 (2013): October

The Complex Relationship of Realspace Events and Messages in Cyberspace: Case Study of Influenza and Pertussis Using Tweets

The Complex Relationship of Realspace Events and Messages in Cyberspace: Case Study of Influenza and Pertussis Using Tweets

The Complex Relationship of Realspace Events and Messages in Cyberspace: Case Study of Influenza and Pertussis Using Tweets

Anna C Nagel 1, MPH;  Ming-Hsiang Tsou 2, PhD;  Brian H Spitzberg 3, PhD;  Li An 2, PhD;  J Mark Gawron 4, PhD;  Dipak K Gupta 5, PhD;  Jiue-An Yang 2, MA;  Su Han 2, MS;  K Michael Peddecord 1, PhD;  Suzanne Lindsay 1, PhD;  Mark H Sawyer 6, 7, MD

1 Graduate School of Public Health , San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, US

2 Department of Geography , San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, US

3 School of Communication , San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, US

4 Department of Linguistics , San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, US

5 Department of Political Science , San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, US

6 Division of Pediatrics Infectious Diseases , University of California San Diego School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA, US

7 Epidemiology and Immunization Services Branch , City of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency, San Diego, CA, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Ming-Hsiang Tsou, PhD
  • Department of Geography
  • San Diego State University
  • Storm Hall #326
  • 5500 Campanile Dr
  • San Diego, CA
  • US
  • Phone: 1 619-594-0205
  • Email: mtsou@mail.sdsu.edu