The Drexel Urban Health Collaborative is hosting its fourth annual Summer Institute at the Dornsife School of Public Health (DSPH) from June 24 through June 30, 2019. Nine courses will be offered, all teaching practical, tangible skills. For your convenience, most courses are offered as half-day classes over the course of one week, and some are offered over a weekend. The Urban Health Summer Institute offers short courses for varied audiences of students, researchers, public health and allied professionals.
Courses & Instructors:
- “Introduction to Multilevel Analysis for Urban Health Research”; Drs. Félice Lê-Scherban, Ana Diez Roux, and Usama Bilal, Dornsife School of Public Health
- “What’s in a Tweet? Social Media Analytics in Public Health”; Dr. Philip Massey, Dornsife School of Public Health.
- “Introduction to Community Based System Dynamics”; Drs. Jill Kuhlberg, UNC Chapel Hill and Irene Headen, Dornsife School of Public Health.
- “Introduction to Bayesian Analysis for Public and Urban Health”; Dr. Harrison Quick, Dornsife School of Public Health.
- “Data Visualization in R for Urban Health”; Dr. Usama Bilal, Dornsife School of Public Health.
- Community-Based Participatory Research: Practical Applications in Urban Health; Amy Carroll-Scott, Dornsife School of Public Health.
- “Crisis and Risk Communication in Urban Health”; Mr. Tom Hipper, Dornsife School of Public Health.
- “Introduction to Health Impact Assessment for Urban Health”; Dr. David Rojas Rueda, Barcelona Institute for Global Health.
- Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for Urban Health; Dr. Michelle Kondo, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).