Using social networks to understand and improve health

To explore the relationship between social networks and health in new ways by assessing network structure and health on a national scale, evaluating a "sensor network" approach to predicting epidemics, and establishing an online lab to study the relationship between online networks and changes in health and behavior.

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Grant Details

Amount Awarded $2,827,420.00

Awarded on: 6/23/2011

Time frame: 7/1/2011 - 6/30/2015

Grant Number: 67919

Grantee

Harvard University

8 Garden Street
Cambridge, MA, 02138-3630

617-495-5501
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Nicholas A. Christakis
Project Director

203-436-4747
Email

James Fowler
Project Director

858-534-0830
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