GeoHealth Innovations delivered a presentation at the American Public Health Association in Denver, Colorado. APHA is the largest meeting of public health professionals, physicians, researchers, and educators in the world. Steve Sedlock, founder and executive director of GeoHealth Innovations, co-presented on “Community Context in Understanding Geographic Disparities in Social Determinants of Health”. The presentation was done in cooperation with the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies and Virginia Commonwealth University’s Center on Human Needs. GeoHealth Innovations presented its geospatial analytic process in the study of health outcomes and social determinants of health, employing spatial autocorrelation and spatial regression. A copy of the presentation is available in the white paper section of our website, at www.vnghr.org.
GeoHealth Innovations delivered two presentations at the ESRI Health Conference in Denver, Colorado. ESRI Health is the largest meeting of GIS health application users in the world. Steve Sedlock, founder and executive director of GeoHealth Innovations, presented on “The Virginia Rural Health Data Portal”; and “Geospatial Analysis of Stroke Hospitalizations in Virginia”. The data portal presentation was conducted in cooperation with the Virginia Rural Health Resource Center, and was done as a demonstration of the geospatial and statistical components of the portal. The data portal is the most comprehensive online source for health and social determinant data in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Copies of the presentation are available in the white paper section of our website, at www.vnghr.org.