Dr Ralf Schroers
Ralf is a GIS professional, with expertise in spatial analysis, data science and data system integration. Since 2013 he has been working in the sector of health geography. He had completed a German Diploma of Natural Resource Planning and later a Master Sc. degree in Geospatial Science at University of Queensland (UQ) in 2006. His experience in spatial science also covers the areas of natural resource and conservation planning, as well as geoscience. He lived and worked in regions such as West-Africa, Central Asia and Melanesia. He is now working within UC-HRI, on the DHCRC/HMS project “Spatial management of health risks”. This work comprises working with HMS medical claims data for a selected set of U.S. states, steering Big Data analyses, process automation and integration of geospatial information.