Online Program

Applications of Public Health Data Techniques

Tuesday, November 3, 2015: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
This poster session will provide an opportunity to discuss current statistical techniques, motivated by applications of public health data.
Session Objectives: Identify current issues in data analysis techniques as applied to public health data.

Board 1
Mortality Rates for Areas Smaller than US Counties: Predictions based on Machine Learning   
Anna Belova, Jacqueline Haskell and Mark Corrales, MPP
Board 6
Relationship between mean, median and mode with grouped data   
Shimin Zheng, PhD, Eunice Mogusu, Sreenivas P. Veeranki, MBBS, DrPH, MPH and Megan Quinn, DrPH, MSc
Board 8
Identification of Deliveries in Claims Datasets   
Linh Nguyen, M.S, Suja Rajan, PhD, Ellerie Weber, PhD, Cecilia Ganduglia, MD DrPH and Maria Ukhanova, MD, MPA
Board 9
Weighting the Factors Associated with Children Obesity: A Random Forest Approach   
Dario Gregori, Giulia Lorenzoni, Nicola Soriani and Paola Berchialla

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Applied Public Health Statistics
Endorsed by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights