Michele Tizzoni

Senior Research Scientist

Fields of study:
Infectious disease epidemiology, mathematical modeling, network theory


Estimating the effect of social inequalities on the mitigation of COVID-19 across communities in Santiago de Chile

N. Gozzi, M. Tizzoni, M. Chinazzi, L. Ferres, A. Vespignani, N. Perra
Nature Communications 12:2429 (2021)

The Framing of COVID-19 in Italian Media and Its Relationship with Community Mobility: A Mixed-Method Approach

Y. Ophir, D. Walter, D. Arnon, A. Lokmanoglu, M. Tizzoni, J. Carota, L. Dantiga, E. Nicastro
Journal of Health Communication 00 (2021)

Gender gaps in urban mobility

L. E. Gauvin, M. Tizzoni, S. Piaggesi, A. Young, N. Adler, S. G. Verhulst, L. Ferres, C. Cattuto
Humanities and Social Sciences Communications 7/11 (2020)

Mobile phone data for informing public health actions across the COVID-19 pandemic life cycle

N. Oliver, B. Lepri, H. Sterly, R. Lambiotte, S. Delataille, M. De Nadai, E. Letouzé, A. Ali Salah, R. Benjamins, C. Cattuto, V. Colizza, N. De Cordes, S. P. Fraiberger, T. Koebe, S. Lehmann, J. Murillo, A. Pentland, P. N. Pham, F. Pivetta, J. Saramäki, S. Scarpino, M. Tizzoni, S. Verhulst, P. Vinck
Science Advances 6, 23 (2020)

Facebook Ads as a Demographic Tool to Measure the Urban-Rural Divide

D. Rama, Y. Mejova, M. Tizzoni, K. Kalimeri, I. Weber
WWW '20: Proceedings of The Web Conference 2020, Taipei, Taiwan, April 2020 (2020)

Predicting City Poverty Using Satellite Imagery

S. Piaggesi, L. E. Gauvin, M. Tizzoni, C. Cattuto, N. Adler, S. Verhulst, A. Young, R. Price, L. Ferres, A. Panisson
In Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Workshops (2019)

High-resolution contact networks of free-ranging domestic dogs Canis familiaris and implications for transmission of infection

J. K. Wilson-Aggarwal, L. Ozella, M. Tizzoni, C. Cattuto, G. J.F. Swan, T. Moundai, M. J. Silk, J. A. Zingeser, R. A. McDonald
Plos Neglected Tropical Diseases 13(7): e0007565 (2019)

Wearable Proximity Sensors for Monitoring a Mass Casualty Incident Exercise: Feasibility Study

L. Ozella, L. E. Gauvin, L. Carenzo, M. Quaggiotto, P. L. Ingrassia, M. Tizzoni, A. Panisson, D. Colombo, A. Sapienza, K. Kalimeri, F. Della Corte, C. Cattuto
Journal of Medical Internet Research 21, 4 e12251 (2019)

Close encounters between infants and household members measured through wearable proximity sensors

L. Ozella, F. Gesualdo, M. Tizzoni, C. Rizzo, E. Pandolfi, I. Campagna, A. E. Tozzi, C. Cattuto
Plos One 13(6):e0198733 (2018)

Combining Participatory Influenza Surveillance with Modeling and Forecasting: Three Alternative Approaches

J. S. Brownstein, S. Chu, A. Marathe, M. V. Marathe, A. T. Nguyen, D. Paolotti, N. Perra, D. Perrotta, M. Santillana, S. Swarup, M. Tizzoni, A. Vespignani, A. K. Vullikanti, M. L. Wilson, Q. Zhang
JMIR Public Health and Surveillance 3, No 4 Oct-Dec (2017)

Forecasting Seasonal Influenza Fusing Digital Indicators and a Mechanistic Disease Model

Q. Zhang, N. Perra, D. Perrotta, M. Tizzoni, D. Paolotti, A. Vespignani
Proceeding of the 26th International Conference on World Wide Web (WWW) (2017)

Using Participatory Web-based Surveillance Data to Improve Seasonal Influenza Forecasting in Italy

D. Perrotta, M. Tizzoni, D. Paolotti
Proceeding of the 26th International Conference on World Wide Web (WWW) (2017)

Quantifying social contacts in a household setting of rural Kenya using wearable proximity sensors

M. Kiti, M. Tizzoni, T. M. Kinyanjui, D. C. Koech, P. K. Munywoki, M. Meriac, L. Cappa, A. Panisson, A. Barrat, C. Cattuto, J. Nokes
EPJ Data Science 20165:21 (2016)

Social Data Mining and Seasonal Influenza Forecasts: The FluOutlook Platform

Q. Zhang, C. Gioannini, D. Paolotti, N. Perra, D. Perrotta, M. Quaggiotto, M. Tizzoni, A. Vespignani
Lecture Notes in Computer Science 9286 (2015)

On the Use of Human Mobility Proxies for Modeling Epidemics

M. Tizzoni, P. Bajardi, A. Decuyper, G. Kon Kam King, C. M. Schneider, V. Blondel, Z. Smoreda, M. C. González, V. Colizza
PLoS Comput Biol 10(7) (2014)

Real-time numerical forecast of global epidemic spreading: case study of 2009 A/H1N1pdm

M. Tizzoni, P. Bajardi, C. Poletto, J. J. Ramasco, D. Balcan, B. Gonçalves, N. Perra, V. Colizza, A. Vespignani
BMC Medicine 10:165 (2012)

Seasonal transmission potential and activity peaks of the new influenza A(H1N1): a Monte Carlo likelihood analysis based on human mobility

D. Balcan, H. Hu, B. Gonçalves, P. Bajardi, C. Poletto, J. J. Ramasco, D. Paolotti, N. Perra, M. Tizzoni, W. Van den Broeck, V. Colizza, A. Vespignani
BMC Medicine 7:45 (2009)

Estimate of Novel Influenza A/H1N1 cases in Mexico at the early stage of the pandemic with a spatially structured epidemic model

V. Colizza, A. Vespignani, N. Perra, C. Poletto, B. Gonçalves, H. Hu, D. Balcan, D. Paolotti, W. Van den Broeck, M. Tizzoni, P. Bajardi, J. J. Ramasco
Public Library of Science Currents: Influenza. RRN1129 (2009)

Modeling the critical care demand and antibiotics resources needed during the Fall 2009 wave of influenza A(H1N1) pandemic

D. Balcan, V. Colizza, A. Singer, C. Chouaid, H. Hu, B. Gonçalves, P. Bajardi, C. Poletto, J. J. Ramasco, N. Perra, M. Tizzoni, D. Paolotti, W. Van den Broeck, A. Valleron, A. Vespignani
PLoS Curr.: Influenza 1133 (2009)

Modeling vaccination campaigns and the Fall/Winter 2009 activity of the new A(H1N1) influenza in the Northern Hemisphere

P. Bajardi, C. Poletto, D. Balcan, H. Hu, B. Gonçalves, J. J. Ramasco, D. Paolotti, N. Perra, M. Tizzoni, W. Van den Broeck, V. Colizza, A. Vespignani
Emerging Health Threats Journal 2:e11 (2009)