Published on in Vol 17, No 7 (2015): July

Epidemic Wave Dynamics Attributable to Urban Community Structure: A Theoretical Characterization of Disease Transmission in a Large Network

Epidemic Wave Dynamics Attributable to Urban Community Structure: A Theoretical Characterization of Disease Transmission in a Large Network

Epidemic Wave Dynamics Attributable to Urban Community Structure: A Theoretical Characterization of Disease Transmission in a Large Network

Anne G Hoen 1, 2, 3*, PhD;  Thomas J Hladish 4, 5*, PhD;  Rosalind M Eggo 4, PhD;  Michael Lenczner 6, BSc;  John S Brownstein 1, 2*, PhD;  Lauren Ancel Meyers 4, 7*, PhD

1 Computational Epidemiology Group, Children's Hospital Informatics Program, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, US

2 Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Harvard University, Boston, MA, US

3 Department of Epidemiology, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, US

4 Department of Integrative Biology , The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, US

5 Emerging Pathogens Institute, Department of Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, US

6 Île Sans Fil , Montreal, QC, CA

7 Santa Fe Institute , Santa Fe, NM, US

*these authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Thomas J Hladish, PhD
  • Emerging Pathogens Institute
  • Department of Biology
  • University of Florida
  • PO Box 118525
  • Gainesville, FL
  • US
  • Phone: 1 512-481-2403
  • Email: tjhladish@ufl.edu