Published on in Vol 7, No 10 (2019): October

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/14769, first published .
Usability and Feasibility of a Smartphone App to Assess Human Behavioral Factors Associated with Tick Exposure (The Tick App): Quantitative and Qualitative Study

Usability and Feasibility of a Smartphone App to Assess Human Behavioral Factors Associated with Tick Exposure (The Tick App): Quantitative and Qualitative Study

Usability and Feasibility of a Smartphone App to Assess Human Behavioral Factors Associated with Tick Exposure (The Tick App): Quantitative and Qualitative Study

Maria P Fernandez 1, 2*, PhD;  Gebbiena M. Bron 3*, DVM, PhD;  Pallavi A Kache 2, MPH;  Scott R Larson 3, PhD;  Adam Maus 4, MSc;  David Gustafson Jr 4, MSc;  Jean I Tsao 5, PhD;  Lyric C Bartholomay 6, PhD;  Susan M Paskewitz 3, PhD;  Maria A Diuk-Wasser 2, PhD

1 Earth Institute, Columbia University , New York City, NY, US

2 Department of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology, Columbia University , New York, NY, US

3 Department of Entomology, University of Wisconsin-Madison , Madison, WI, US

4 Center for Health Enhancement System Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison , Madison, WI, US

5 Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University , East Lansing, MI, US

6 Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison , Madison, WI, US

*these authors contributed equally

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  • Maria A Diuk-Wasser, PhD
  • Department of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology
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