GIS In Health
Introduction to Spatial Epidemiology & GIS (May 13)
Description: The purpose of this one-day workshop is to provide an introduction to the geographical analysis of disease incidence and mortality, and indicate how to use that information in disease mapping and cluster detection. Click on link for more information.
Instructor: Ge Lin, Assistant Professor of Geography, WVU
Audience: Public health practitioners needing to develop surveillance and assessment support and activity in their health departments using the principles of spatial epidemiology & GIS. Demographers and criminologists needing to develop surveillance for crime activities or other spatial events over geographic space.
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