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GIS Tutorial for Health, fifth edition

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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.
This workbook features lessons and structured exercises that cover 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 is available for download. Instructor resources are available separately.

GIS Tutorial for Health, fifth edition, is also available as an e-book (ISBN 9781589483736, $59.99) and can be purchased at most e-book retailers.

Kristen S. Kurland is a professor of architecture, information systems, and public policy at H. John Heinz III College and School of Architecture, Carnegie Mellon University, where she teaches and researches GIS, building information modeling (BIM), computer-aided design (CAD), 3D visualization, and infrastructure management.

Wilpen L. Gorr is a professor of public policy and management information systems at the H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management at Carnegie Mellon University, where he teaches and researches GIS applications.

ISBN: 9781589483729    2014   460 pages   $79.99

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