Data Visualization

With the explosion of data available at one’s fingertips, there is a growing need to transform raw data into meaningful information that can be used by decision makers.

Featured Programs

Engage and Inspire Your Audience with Story Maps (SI 19)

On Campus 20 Hours June 17-19, 2019 Registration Closed
Taught By
T. Scott Troppy, MPH, PMP, CIC, Surveillance Epidemiologist

Tell the story of your data with a Story Map—a user friendly web app where you can combine your data and maps with narrative text, images, and multimedia content. Whether you’re a student, instructor or aspiring researcher, you can use these story maps to investigate pertinent issues in public health, disease surveillance, chronic illness, political geography, public safety, or other areas of interest.

Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) (SI 19)

On Campus 20 Hours June 10-12, 2019 Registration Closed
Taught By
Kevin James Lane, PhD, MA, Assistant Professor, Environmental Health, BUSPH

The role of spatial analysis in local, state and regional public health has steadily increased over the last decade with the infusion of GIS software such as ESRI ArcGIS.

Enhancing the Impact of Your Research with More Effective Data Visualization (SI 19)

On Campus 8 Hours June 13, 2019 Registration Closed
Taught By
Lisa Sullivan, PhD, Associate Dean for Education, Professor of Biostatistics, BUSPH

Clearly written text and well-designed tables and figures enhance understanding; poorly written text and poorly designed tables and figures create confusion.

Engage and Inspire Your Audience with Story Maps - Online (SI 19)

Live Online 8 Hours June 10, 2019 Registration Closed
Taught By
T. Scott Troppy, MPH, PMP, CIC, Surveillance Epidemiologist

Tell the story of your data with a Story Map — a user friendly web application where you can combine your data and maps with narrative text, images, and multimedia content.

Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) with ArcMAP - Online (SI 19)

Live Online 8 Hours June 14, 2019 Registration Closed
Taught By
Kevin James Lane, PhD, MA, Assistant Professor, Environmental Health, BUSPH

The role of spatial analysis in local, state, and regional public health has steadily increased over the last decade with the infusion of GIS software such as ESRI ArcGIS.