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Using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in Public Health

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Obaid Integrated Solutions (Obinso Germany)

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60439 Frankfurt

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Using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in Public Health

The course ‘Using GIS in Public Health’ organized by OBAID Integrated Solutions (ObINSO Germany) combines expertise in geographic information systems and its application in Public Health.

The Training course gives an introduction to the use of GIS in public health and provides knowledge and basic skills on how GIS can be used for disease control, focusing on the epidemiological assessment.

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Day1

During the first day in Frankfurt, participants will be familiarized with key concepts and techniques in GIS using (ArcGIS vs 10.1 desktop).

  • Data collection and formats,
  • Data storage and processing
  • Exploratory Spatial Data Analysis (ESDA)
  • Geo-spatial data mapping, geo-visualization and data interpretation.
  • spatial and temporal analysis of health data, design, collection of spatial data and geo-visualization.





Day 2

In the second day the training will address specific topics in disease epidemiology and in planning and evaluation of disease control programmes.


  • Visualization and exploration of patterns of disease in space and time.
  • Assessment of accessibility and availability to health facilities.
  • Visualization and analysis of health management information and setting up risk mapping.



The course will use ArcGIS.

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For queries and further information, please do not hesitate to contact us: info@obinso.com

OBAID Integrated Solutions (Obinso Germany)

Frankfurt am Main

Tel: 0049 15754744967

www.obinso.com

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