Date: Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Location: Street Level Conference Room
Access CDC Wonder
CDC WONDER — Wide-ranging Online Data for Epidemiologic Research — is a menu-driven system that makes the information resources of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) available to public health professionals and the public. It provides access to a wide array of public health information. Public-use data sets about mortality , cancer incidence, HIV and AIDS, tuberculosis, vaccinations, natality, census data and many other topics are available for query, and the requested data are readily summarized and analyzed in dynamically calculated statistics, charts and maps. The data is compatible with desktop applications such as word processors, spreadsheet programs, or statistical and geographic analysis packages. File formats include plain text (ASCII), web pages (HTML), and spreadsheet files (Tab Separated Values).
Contents: charts/graphs, datasets, practice guidelines, reports, statistics
Access Level: Free, Open Access
Keywords: AIDS, behavioral sciences, cancer, census, epidemiology, infectious disease, occupational health and safety, pesticides, population, prevention, public health, states, STD, toxins, vaccines, weather