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Using big data to save lives: Joel Selanikio at TEDxAustin
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Added Feb 20, 2013
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“The need for data within health is enormous.”

While big data is revolutionizing modern business, the global public health industry is lagging. From using text messages to track birth rates in Sierra Leone to monitoring vaccination needs across the world, Joel Selanikio explains how collecting medical data in new ways is key to making healthcare more efficient.