Big Data for Public Health Surveillance in Vietnam: Challenges and Opportunities

  • Long Bui
  • Thai Son Ha
  • Ngoc Ha Nguyen
  • Khandmaa Sukhbaatar
  • My Hanh BuiEmail author
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 899)


Several research and review articles have addressed the potential of big data in public health surveillance. The advances in big data revolution will enormously improve the quality and timeliness of health-related information availability, and provide better prospects for veracious data integration, aggregation, analysis, and visualization of heterogeneous data sources for public health surveillance. However, opportunities also come with numerous challenges in terms of technology, ethics, and strategies. This paper discusses the opportunities and challenges for big data, which integrates data from multiple sources for public health surveillance in Vietnam.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Long Bui
    • 1
  • Thai Son Ha
    • 2
  • Ngoc Ha Nguyen
    • 3
  • Khandmaa Sukhbaatar
    • 4
  • My Hanh Bui
    • 5
    Email author
  1. 1.Center for ResearchConsulting and Support of Community HealthHanoiVietnam
  2. 2.Administration of Medical ServicesHanoiVietnam
  3. 3.People’s Police AcademyHanoiVietnam
  4. 4.School of Public HealthMongolian National University of Medical SciencesUlaanbaatarMongolia
  5. 5.Hanoi University Hospital, Hanoi Medical UniversityHanoiVietnam

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