Winter Institute

The PHX Winter Institute offers short, immersive programs open to professionals, from across sectors, with all levels of public health knowledge. We offer a wide range of programs that teach participants career-enhancing skills, from learning to plan effective, evidence-based interventions to refining their data analysis skills, all while networking with their peers inside and outside of BUSPH.

Thank you to everyone who joined us online for the 2019 Winter Institute!

Winter Institute 2019 Programs

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

Live Online 8 Hours January 7, 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.

Essentials of Biostatistics with JMP® (WI 19)

Online 40 Hours Begins January 7, 2019 Registration Closed
Taught By
Lisa Sullivan, PhD, Associate Dean for Education, Professor of Biostatistics, BUSPH

Get a comprehensive introduction to the use of biostatistics in the field of public health, while learning to compute and interpret descriptive and inferential statistics using SAS JMP®. (Program typically completed in 4-8 weeks.)

Introduction to Geographical Information Systems (GIS) with ArcMAP (WI 19)

Live Online 8 Hours January 9, 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 Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software such as ESRI’s ArcGIS.