GIS FOR HEALTH SECTOR PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT TRAINING

Type of Resource

Format

Language

On-site training

Certificate

English

GIS FOR HEALTH SECTOR PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT TRAINING Start Date: 01/07/2019 End Date: 05/07/2019 for 5 days Register online: https://bit.ly/2SgTjxL Organizer: DATA-AFRIQUE CONSULTANCY (www.data-afriqueconsultancy.org) Course fee: KSH 70,000, USD 1,000 INTRODUCTION  This course offers an introduction to GIS and how it is used in public health and epidemiological research. It will introduce participants to the basics including working with and integrating spatial and non-spatial data; geographic scale and spatial precision; decoding; visualization; thematic mapping; and understanding spatial relationships. Specific skills and tools will be introduced in relation to assessing exposure to a range of environmental risks, and a particular focus will be given to methods for spatial linkage of exposure, contextual and confounder information for epidemiological or health risk assessment studies. COURSE OBJECTIVES By the end of this course the participants will be able to: DURATION 5 Days WHO SHOULD ATTEND Public health practitioners, epidemiologists, exposure scientists, quantitative health geographers, risk assessors, students. COURSE CONTENT Module 1: GIS for Health Sector Programme Management Introduction Module 2: Spatial data collection techniques for health applications Module 3: Data Visualization Module 4: Geocoding tabular data Module 5: Case Study: Studying disease outbreaks GENERAL NOTES  

Developed by / Author

DATA-AFRIQUE CONSULTANCY


Cost

1000 USD


Issue Certification

YES


Publisher

DATA-AFRIQUE CONSULTANCY


Date

Start Date: 01/07/2019 End Date: 05/07/2019 for 5 days


Typical Duration

5 days


Country

KENYA


Audience

Public health practitioners, epidemiologists, exposure scientists, quantitative health geographers, risk assessors, students.


Contact

+254723360025


Link

https://bit.ly/2SgTjxL


 


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