URISA’s 2009 GIS in Public Health Conference will be held on June 5-8 in Providence, Rhode Island. The theme for this year is “Putting Health in Place with GIS”. The conference is said to be featuring plenty of full-day workshops, sixty-four presentations, exhibits, a poster session and networking events.
Topics include Pandemic/Avian Flu, Health Disparities and Social Factors in Health, Public Health Epidemiology, Cancer Geographics, and Environmental Public Health Tracking Network and Standards.
For the Complete conference & sponsorship details available online, please visit the following site: http://www.urisa.org/conferences/health
Melissa Lawrence, Rutgers Student Intern, VERTICES, LLC