TransPHorm: Translation of Public Health Information for a Diverse Public

TransPHorm: Translation of Public Health Information for a Diverse Public

Researchers at TransPHorm are investigating the use of machine translation technology to shorten the time and costs of translating public health materials. The end goal of this research is to improve access to health information within limited English proficiency (LEP) populations.

http://www.nwcphp.org/research/projects/current/machine-translation-for-health-information

Publications:
http://ssli.ee.washington.edu/people/katrin/projects/transphorm.html

See also:
https://franzcalvo.wordpress.com/2013/07/19/performance-evaluation-of-a-natural-language-processing-tool-to-extract-infectious-disease-problems

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2013/04/26/179263051/oregon-s-equation-how-to-measure-health

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/09/23/495050891/are-we-reaching-the-end-of-the-trend-for-longer-healthier-lives

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