This graduate course presents a practical and comprehensive overview of geographical epidemiology. It is designed for public health practitioners and researchers, students and faculty from disciplines such as veterinary epidemiology, biostatistics and medical geography.
The notions of spatial data, epidemiology and map-making are presented. The emphasis of the course is on spatial statistical methods and their application to public health data. Computational aspect will focus on the use of the open and free R software and R-Studio.
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