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  • GIS Leadership & Management
  • Community Resiliency and Sustainability 
  • Social Justice and Equity Implications of GIS
  • GIS Supporting Health and Human Services
  • Data Management and Analysis
  • Geospatial Technology Innovations
  • Inspiring the Future of GIS and Education

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Tuesday, October 1 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Spatial Analysis for Community Health - AICP/CM Approved 1.0

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This session reviews various spatial analyses related to community health impacts, including overall health equity, HPV screening for a community segment, and drug deaths on a county level across the US. All three presentations use spatial analysis to identify clustering among the data to identify hotspots and potential target areas for focusing community efforts for education and assistance.

  • Mapping Attitudes towards Health Equity and Justice Using the Max-P Algorithm
    Peter Herman, Research Methodologist and Ned English, Senior Research Methodologist, NORC at the University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
  • Geographical Variations of HPV Screening Among Haitian Women in South Florida
    Rhoda Moise, PhDc., and Imelda Moise, PhD., Asst. Professor, Miller School of Medicine/University of Miami, Miami, FL
  • Death By Drugs: A Spatio-temporal Analysis of Drug Epidemic in the U.S.
    Navya Tripathi, Student, Buchholz High School, Gainesville, FL


Bernadette de Leon, GISP

Director, School of Public Health-Bloomington IT Services, Indiana University, Bloomington

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Navya Tripathi

Student, Buchholz High School
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Ned English

Senior Research Methodologist, NORC at the University of Chicago
Ned English is a Senior Research Methodologist with considerable experience geographic information systems (GIS), spatial analyses, sample design, global positioning systems, and data analysis. Ned is responsible for the Geographic Information GIS capacity at NORC, in addition to... Read More →
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Imelda K. Moise

Asst. Professor, Miller School of Medicine/University of Miami
Dr Moise is an applied health geographer and monitoring & evaluation (M&E) specialist. Much of her work has primarily focused on utilizing multi-method approaches, CBPR, spatial analysis and evidence-informed interventions that are culturally responsive to a specific problem identified... Read More →
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Rhoda Moise, BS

Ph.D Candidate, Miller School of Medicine/University of Miami
Rhoda K. Moise is a candidate for the Ph.D. in Prevention Science and Community Health at University of Miami. Her research integrates  geospatial statistics  and  CBPR-driven mixed methodology to  fill gaps in  health promotion and disease prevention  across ecological... Read More →
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Peter Herman

Research Methodologist, NORC at the University of Chicago
Peter Herman is a Research Methodologist at NORC at the University of Chicago. Herman has considerable experience in data analysis, geographic information systems (GIS), data visualization and web design. He has served as the lead programmer on several NORC interactive data tools... Read More →

Tuesday October 1, 2019 11:00am - 12:00pm
Salon 22