GeoHealth Innovations is leading the way in the application of geospatial analysis and technology to the study of public health and epidemiology. Our methods and techniques employ Exploratory Spatial Data Analysis (ESDA) and are supported by sophisticated analytic tools such as:
  • Spatial Autocorrelation
  • Hot Spot Analysis
  • Ordinary Least Squares Regression
  • Geographically Weighted Regression
  • Predictive Modeling
The results of our geospatial anlayses provide knowledge and insights to improve decision making in public health and healthcare policy.

Predictive Modeling in Hampton Roads, Virginia

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In collaboration with Eastern Virginia Medical School, GeoHealth Innovations conducted research utilizing the geospatial tools of predictive modeling to explore changes in mortality, income, education, and other socioeconomic indicators in targeted neighborhoods of Hampton Roads, and their resulting affect on the region as a whole.

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The PLACE MATTERS Initiative

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GeoHealth Innovations served an integral role in the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies’ PLACE MATTERS initiative by providing thematic mapping and analytic services. Learn more about PLACE MATTERS. View the Policy Brief Place Matters: Ensuring Opportunities for Good Health for All View the Community Health Equity Reports San Joaquin Valley, CA Orleans Parish, LA Cook County, […]

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High Priority Target Area Analysis

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In collaboration with the Virginia Department of Health: Clustering of stroke incidence through Hot Spot Analysis. Estimated under reporting of breast cancer incidence through Kriging Risk Assessment. Clustering of Asthma through Kernel Density Estimation.

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