The early history leads us to the examination of contemporary examples of gis influences on public health space time mapping components and the future of this discipline supported by big data the evolution of medical gis from early disease maps to digital maps is a journey long in the making and continues to evolve. This combined with the use of gis to map the spread of disease and other health related issues makes gis an important component in public health research how gis is used in public health today gis is used in public health in a number of different ways. Visit our geo spatial data resources section to explore a wealth of spatial environmental and public health datasets in the chronic disease gis exchange map gallery you can view maps that make a difference or share your own map. Todays public health problems are much larger in scope than those dr snow faced and researchers today depend on modern gis and other computer mapping applications to assist in their analyses. Public health uses of gis include tracking child immunizations conducting health policy research and establishing service areas and districts gis provides a way to move data from the project level so that it can be used by the entire organization
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