EPI 555 Statistical Methods for Spatial Epidemiology

EPI 555 Statistical Methods For Spatial Epidemiology (3)

Motivates the need for, and describes methods for the analysis of spatially indexed epidemiological data. Covers four major topics: clustering and cluster detection, disease mapping, spatial regression, and an introduction to geographical information systems. Considers both point-references and spatially aggregated data. Offered: jointly with BIOST 555/G H 534.

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