Spatial Statistics

Spatial statistics can illustrate environmental exposures with diseases onto a map. This page compiles a list of resources available to conduct spatial statistics analysis.

Geocoding Services: TEXAS A&M

Texas A&M offers a free geocoding service, called TAMU GeoServices. It requires creating a free account, but then you can geocode 2,500 addresses.


Bivand, Roger S., Edzer Pebesma, and Virgilio Gómez-Rubio. 2013. Applied Spatial Data Analysis with R. Springer Science & Business Media.

GISGeography. 2019. “The Power of Spatial Analysis: Patterns in Geography.” GIS Geography.

Goldberg, Daniel. 2013. “Geocoding Services.” Texas A&M: GeoInnovation Center.

“QGIS Geographic Information System.” n.d. QGIS Association.

Wood, Simon N. 2017. Generalized Additive Models: An Introduction with R, Second Edition. CRC Press.

Dom Grisafe
MD Candidate | PhD Epidemiology

Epidemiologist studying chronic disease in population-based cohort studies