URISA – The Association for GIS Professionals – is pleased to announce the Third URISA GIS in Public Health Conference, taking place June 27-30, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. The conference program is developed through a Call for Presentations which will be issued shortly.

 URISA is pleased to present this specialty conference, to explore the many uses of GIS for public health access, processes, and decision-making. A dedicated committee of well-known and respected professionals in the field has spearheaded this effort to create a specialty conference to promote sharing of information and networking within the discipline.

 Previous Conferences:

  • URISA 2009 GIS in Public Health Conference – June 5-8, 2009 – Providence, Rhode Island
  • URISA’s Inaugural GIS in Public Health Conference – May 20-23, 2007 – New Orleans, Louisiana

 For more information, visit www.urisa.org or contact Wendy Nelson at URISA, wnelson@urisa.org