Introduction to ArcGIS Software using Health Data Sets

This hands-on workshop will introduce a variety of sources for U.S. Census data, and highlight the pros and cons of each. Exercises will focus on importing, manipulating and displaying a few different health-related data sets from the U.S. Census and North Carolina Agencies (e.g. insurance coverage, poverty, hospital locations, etc.) within ArcMap. A brief overview of the U.S. Census will be provided.

When Apr 10, 2015
from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Where Health Sciences Library, Room 307
Contact Name
Contact Phone 919-966-0944
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No prior experience in working with Census data is required, though some familiarity would be helpful. This course presumes either beginner or intermediate experience in using ArcGIS, so attendees should have some prior experience.

Instructor: Philip McDaniel, GIS Librarian, University Library

This class is available in person and online via Blackboard Collaborate. 

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