Breast Cancer mapped in Huntington, New York

The Huntington Breast Cancer Action Coalition (HBCAC) completed a survey of town residents regarding breast cancer. Their paper, Community Breast Cancer Mapping, reports on recent efforts to map those surveys using ArcView GIS and stresses the importance of community mapping in bringing awareness and involving citizens in the design, execution, and distribution of public health research.

To view their report, click here.

Source:
HBCAC, http://www.hbcac.org/mapping.html

Sachiye Day, VERTICES intern

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