Social Determinants of Health

Social Determinants of Health


Kimberly Calero (Public Policy/Biology/Chemistry), Alexandra Diaz (Biology/Linguistics), and Cary Shindell (Environmental Engineering) spent ten weeks analyzing and visualizing data about disparities in Social Determinants of Health. Working with data provided by the MURDOCK Study, the American Community Survey, and the Google Places API, the team built a dataset and visualization tool that will assist the MURDOCK research team in exploring health outcomes in Cabarrus County, NC.

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Disciplines Involved: Sociology, Public Policy, PreHealth/PreMed, Global Health, Environmental Science, all quantitative STEM

Project Lead: Alexandra Cooper

Project Manager: Mara Sedlins



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