3141.0 GIS Relationships: Health Department, Vulnerable Populations and Others

Monday, October 29, 2012: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Big Data Technologies are vital in mining data sets that are growing increasingly larger, with increasingly important implications for public health. This session will expose participants to the latest innovations, as well as how local and state health departments can leverage this knowledge to understand, for example, the impact of budget cuts on the public health workforce.
Session Objectives: List the three frontiers of data analysis enabled through Big Data technologies Discuss public health informatics use-cases enabled through Big Data technologies
Tracy M. Hilliard, PhD, MPH

Using geographic information systems to investigate the relationship between local health departments' workforce cuts and vulnerable populations
Tracy M. Hilliard, PhD, MPH, Betty Bekemeier, PhD, MPH, FAAN, Matthew Dunbar, PhD and Young Ran Yang, PhDc, MPH, RN
First steps in constructing a public health GIS in eastern Indonesia
James L. Wilson, Ph.D., Ansariadi Ansariadi, Ph.D. and Tomoyuki Shibata, Ph.D

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Organized by: Health Informatics Information Technology Center (HIIT Center)
Endorsed by: Women's Caucus

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)