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GIS.HEAL (GIScience for Health and Environment Analytics Lab)


Our Mission - GIS.HEAL(GIScience for Health and Environment Analytics Lab) conducts GIScience research to ask questions and seek answers to health, public health and environmental problems in physical, socioeconomic and virtual settings.

Our Members-

 Faculty: Lan Mu

 Graduate students: Jielu Zhang, Nemin Wu, Mohammed Almusidi




Catalog of Projects

1. Using Geospatial Analysis and Explainable Machine Learning to Examine Risk Factors of Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Survival Status 

2. Impact of COVID-19 on Online Grocery Shopping Discussion and Behavior Reflected from Google Trends and Geotagged Tweets 

3. Public perception and expectation of urban park environments on children play: A GIS and text mining analysis on children activity in Atlanta’s Parks using social media data 

4. Measuring and Mapping Physical Activity Disparity (PAD) Index Based on Physical Activity Environment for Children ("play deserts")


Related Courses

GEOG 4370/6370 GIS 

GEOG 4410/6410 Geivisualizaiton 

GEOG 4570/6570 Advanced GIS 

GEOG 4571/6571 GIS for Health and Environment

 GEOG 4590/6590 Programming for GIS 

GEOG 8571 Geoanalytics for Health Data and Research (pending for approval)


Contact Information

Dr. Lan Mu

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