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August 19 workshop (Boyle Heights): Using AskCHIS to identify health data surrounding air quality

Learn how to use AskCHIS, the easy-to-use, free, online Web tool that enables you to search for health statistics on your county, region or statewide. Join staff from the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research’s Health DATA Program for a no-cost, one-day workshop, and learn how to formulate data questions, build queries, graph and export data and interpret results. The training will focus on specific local area issues including environmental health, health disparities, chronic disease and healthy living. Participants will also have the opportunity to develop queries and search for data related to their own interests.

Date: August 19, 2011 
Time: 9:30am-3:00pm  
Location: Los Angeles Youth Opportunity Movement, 1600 East 4th Street, Los Angeles, CA
Register Now!  The registration deadline is August 15

The UCLA Center for Health Policy Research’s Health DATA Program offers free workshops to help community groups learn how to access and apply health research data in their program and policy work. Participants work in an interactive learning environment using games, role-playing and group activities to learn how to plan and advocate with data. Participants work with actual research data appropriate to their health area of interest.

Learn more about the Health DATA Program.


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