Enhancements    

WORKSHOP FOR APPLYING GIS-COMMUNITY BASED MAPPING FOR THE IDENTIFICATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH DISPARITIES IN THE EL PASO DEL NORTE REGION

WORKSHOP FOR APPLYING GIS-COMMUNITY BASED MAPPING FOR THE IDENTIFICATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH DISPARITIES IN THE EL PASO DEL NORTE REGION
PI: Gabriel Ibarra-Mejia
Sponsor: NIH-NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE
Department of Public Health
Amount awarded: $7,475

The purpose of this project is to design, pilot and conduct a training workshop based on the training received from the NLM titled “Community Health Maps” during the past month of June. This workshop highly motivated the author of this proposal to further disseminate the methods and techniques of using low-cost mapping tools to enhance and enrich graduate students of the Masters in Public Health program at the University of Texas at El Paso, who are already engaged in community health data collection.

Posting date: Thu, 11/10/2016

Award start date: Sat, 10/01/2016
Award end date: Sat, 09/30/2017