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Resources that may be of use to those involved in the study and analysis of the distribution and determinants of health and disease conditions.


Community-based, participatory epidemiology apps provide communication forums and allow researchers to collect information from people close by or from great distances:


Participatory Epidemiology: Use of Mobile Phones for Community-Based Health Reporting (PLoS Medicine, 2010)


  • EpiCollect (developed at University College, London)
  • HealthMap (developed at Boston Children's Hospital)


The following journals are pertinent to the field. Those marked with (*) have impact factors listed in Epidemiology related fields in InCites Journal Citation Reports: