Role of Blockchain in Forestalling Pandemics

Keshav Kaushik, Susheela Dahiya, Rajani Singh, Ashutosh Dhar Dwivedi

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The unexpected development and quick; however, the uncontrolled overall spread of the Coronavirus shows us the disappointment of existing human services observation frameworks to convenient handle general wellbeing crises. In spite of the fact that upgrades in medicinal services observation have been understood, these still miss the mark in forestalling commotion. Absence of important advances taken to guarantee control and following of the infection have bothered the circumstance. Blockchain innovation has progressively been referenced as an instrument to help with different parts of various applications. This paper highlights the role of blockchain in forestalling the future of pandemics. Various use cases of blockchain technology that can help in the battle against the COVID-19 are also highlighted in this paper.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of 2020 IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad Hoc and Sensor Systems
Publication date2021
ISBN (Print)978-1-7281-9867-5
Publication statusPublished - 2021
EventIEEE 17th International Conference on Mobile Ad Hoc and Sensor Systems - Virtual event, Delhi NCR, India
Duration: 1 Oct 20204 Oct 2020
Conference number: 17


ConferenceIEEE 17th International Conference on Mobile Ad Hoc and Sensor Systems
LocationVirtual event
CityDelhi NCR
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  • Blockchain
  • Pandemic
  • COVID-19
  • Cryptography
  • Distributed ledger


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