Projects Areas

Arts and Culture

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Children and Youth


Philadelphia Services Utilization Monitoring System (SUMS)


Palm Beach County Community Resource Information and Mapping System (CRIMS)


Market Analysis for Comprehensive Day Care (CDCs) services


Truancy Evaluation



Housing and Community Development

Philadelphia Neighborhood Information System (NIS)


Closing the Gap: Housing (un)Affordability in Philadelphia (in press)


Predicting Housing Abandonment with the Philadelphia NIS (Urban Affairs)


Housing Vacancy Prevention Project


The Philadelphia Snapshot Project & Related Neighborhood Survey Projects


Historical Redlining in Philadelphia


New York City Early Warning System for Housing Abandonment



Neighborhood Indicator Systems

University City Indicators

Franklin County (Columbus, OH) Community Data System (CDS)



Planning and Environment

The Philadelphia Brownfields Inventory


Research on Valuation of Land and Improvements in Philadelphia


Public Health

An EXPORT Center of Excellence for Inner City Health


Firearms-Related Injury and its Relationship to the Spatial Distribution of Alcohol Outlets


An Exploratory Study of the Spatial Distribution of Animal Abuse


Social-Structural Determinants of Pre-term birth in Philadelphia


The Penn GIS Symposium on Public Health


SNAKS Project


US Trauma Center Maps



Public Safety

The Philadelphia Firearms Tracking Initiative


Social Welfare

The Impact of Welfare Reform on Public Shelter Admissions, PHA Waiting Lists, and PHA Tenant Outcomes

Redlining in Philadelphia


GIS Studios

Costa Rica Spheres


Gungywamp Swamp


Tierra Sajama



The Cartographic Modeling Lab
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