Piloting an Environmental Public Health Tracking Tool for North Carolina

Project Summary

The natural and built environment can both promote and harm the public’s health. Some states have created interactive web-portals to help visualize how health and environmental measures relate…North Carolina wants to be next! The Data+ student team, led by epidemiologist Mike Dolan Fliss and colleagues from the NC Division of Public Health (DPH), will build a pilot Environmental Public Health Tracking (EPHT) tool for NC. Students will analyze and combine spatial health, environmental, and point-source data from NC DPH and other partners, then co-design and prototype visual dashboards for public use.

Project Leads: Mike Dolan Fliss, Kim Gaetz

Project Manager: Melyssa Minto

Year
2020
Contact
Paul Bendich
Mathematics
bendich@math.duke.edu

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