Libraries and Health Science Center Offer â€œGIS & Healthâ€ Seminar
Marketing and Communications | February 09, 2012
A free seminar, “GIS & Health,” will be offered by Texas
A&M University Libraries and the Texas A&M Health Science Center’s School of Rural
Public Health (SRPH) on Friday, Feb. 24th, 3-5 p.m. The live presentation will
be take place at SRPH’s Classroom Building Room 108. It will also be available as a live webinar
(details to connect will be sent to registrants).
The seminar will explain how GIS (Geographic Information Systems) can be used to support health research and practice. No previous experience with GIS is required.
Presenters include Scott Horel, SRPH’s GIS program coordinator; Suzanne Shurtz, instructional services librarian at the Medical Sciences Library; Miriam Olivares, GIS coordinator; and Laura Sare, government information librarian, at the Libraries.
For questions, please contact Suzanne Shurtz .