Quick Disease Early Warning System
This team, based in Peshawar, was one of the winners of the 2015 Islamabad Civic Hackathon. The project was then accelerated by Code for Pakistan’s Civic Accelerator Program. QDEWS is a timely surveillance system that can reduce epidemic outbreak detection from 2.5 weeks to 1 day. The system will alert government Health authorities and create public awareness about the disease symptoms, caution, and treatment through real-time reports from the ground.
Islamabad Civic Hackathon
Surveillance system for the detection of epidemic outbreak
Muhammad Bilal, Shakirullah, Zaheer ud din