Esri Press

GIS Tutorial for Health, fifth edition

by Wilpen L. Gorr, Kristen S. Kurland
Paperback and Electronic: 460 pages
Published: 2014
ISBN: 9781589483729
eISBN: 9781589483736

GIS Tutorial for Health, fifth edition, teaches GIS and analysis skills to health professionals and students. Using health-care scenarios, the book demonstrates how to process and visualize health data to better manage services and support health-care policy.

GIS Tutorial for Health includes lessons and exercises on mapping basics, including creating map layers, editing features, and using spatial data. The fifth edition is compatible with ArcGIS® 10.2 for Desktop. Exercise data and a supplement with updates are available for download. Instructor resources are available separately.

Resources

Click here to download files for completing the exercises included in the book. (Updated January 2015.)

Click here to download the GIS Tutorial for Health, fifth edition, supplement for ArcGIS 10.2, which contains workbook updates.