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

From Data to Dashboards: Using Excel to support health program decisions

Online 30 Hours Begins July 20, 2020 $1100
Taught By
Elizabeth Lewis, MBA, Data Analyst, Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program | Adjunct Assistant Professor, BUSPH

Build your Excel “toolbox” of skills and learn best practices in data visualizations so that you can turn data into information and use graphs to communicate it effectively.

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for Public Health - Online

Live Online 20 Hours June 15-17, 2020 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 Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software such as ESRI ArcGIS.

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Engage and Inspire Your Audience with Story Maps

Webinar | January 11th, 2018

With a Story Map, you can combine your maps with narrative text that you create and edit on demand, images, and multimedia content to create compelling, user-friendly web apps (known as Story Maps) that simply tell the story of your data.

Featured Instructor

"The course covered exactly what it said it would, instruction was great – Dr. Parker answered questions, repeated things when needed, gave more detail when we wanted it, and provided helpful examples to describe Epi concepts – she was very clear and patient – awesome overall" - Summer Institute Participant

Samantha Parker Kelleher, PhD
Assistant Professor, Epidemiology, BUSPH