Monthly Training Webinars on Research Data: Sources, Tools and Applications
6. Spatial Study of Health with Statistics, Census and GIS Data
Shuming Bao, China Data Institute & Future Data Lab
Tao Hu, Center for Geographic Analysis, Harvard University
English Session: 11:00AM-12:00PM, Thursday, Feb 18, 2021 (US Eastern Time)
Chinese Session: 10:00AM-11:AM, Friday, Feb 19, 2021 (Beijing Time)
The public health systems have experienced dynamic changes in China within recent years. This webinar will discuss available statistics, census data, GIS data as well as COVID-19 data for the spatial study of public health of China, including the following topics: (1) data sources, collection, category, definition, and interpretation; (2) alternative data sources; (3) comparison of the difference between the US and China data; (4) discussions of pros and cons; (5) workflow-based data analysis case studies based on published papers.