This talk explores the topic of GeoHealth and the use of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) in Public Health. Specifically we will explore why GIS or spatial technologies are used in health, how primary health care can be improved with spatial analysis, the applicable health disciplines and the use of GIS and Health in QLD and WA. We will also consider future trends and GIS research and discuss other possibilities for measuring, analysing and understanding disease and health using spatial technology.
About Dr Ori Gudes
Dr Ori Gudes is an early career Research Fellow in the field of urban planning, health planning with expertise in Geographical Information Systems (GIS), spatial analysis, web mapping and spatial science. He is currently a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in City Futures Research Centre, UNSW.