Wednesday, February 20, 2008, 2:00-3:00 p.m. ET
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2:00-2:05 p.m. Welcome, Overview and Program Logistics
Michael Kogan, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Data and Information Management
Maternal and Child Health Bureau
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Vivian Gabor, M.P.H.
Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Information Resource Center
2:05-2:19 p.m. Overview of GIS Methodology and Its Applications in Public Health
Russell Kirby, Ph.D., M.S., FACE
Vice Chair and Professor, Maternal and Child Health Department
School of Public Health
University of Alabama at Birmingham
2:19-2:32 p.m. Immigrant Reproductive Health Disparities: A GIS Analysis
Sara McLafferty, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Geography
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2:32-2:45 p.m. GIS for Policy, Program Planning, and Evaluation: Lessons Learned
Gene R. Takahashi, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Chief of Epidemiology and Program Development
Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health Program
Center for Family Health
California Department of Public Health
2:45-3:00 p.m. Questions and Answers
Vivian Gabor, Moderator