Jeremy J Hess, MD, MPH
- Climate change health impacts. Health care disaster risk management. Public health adaptation to climate change. Evidence-based public health. Early warning systems. Health effects of heat exposure. Health care operations.
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I will be co-teaching GH 590 with Dr. Kris Ebi in the winter quarter of 2016 and am developing additional course offerings related to climate change and health.
Hodges M, Belle J, Carlton E, Liang S, Li H, Luo W, Freeman M, Liu Y, Gao Y, Hess J, Remais J. Delays reducing waterborne and water-related infectious diseases in China under climate change. Nature Climate Change 2014; 4: 1109–1115; doi:10.1038/nclimate2428.
Hess JJ, Eidson M, Tlumak JE, Raab KK, Luber G. An Evidence-Based Public Health Approach to Climate Change Adaptation. Environmental Health Perspectives; 122:1177–1186.
Hess JJ, Saha S, Luber G. Summertime Heat Illness in US Emergency Departments from 2006 through 2010: Analysis of a Nationally Representative Sample. Environmental Health Perspectives, 122:1209–1215.
Azhar GS, Mavalankar D, Nori-Sarma A, Rajiva A, Dutta P, Sheffield P, Knowlton K, Hess JJ, for the Ahmedabad Heat and Climate Study Group. Heat-related mortality in India: Excess all-cause mortality associated with the 2010 Ahmedabad heat wave. PLoS ONE -Public Library of Science ONE 2014; 9(3): e91831. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0091831.
Gingold DB, Strickland MJ, Hess JJ. Ciguatera fish poisoning and climate change: analysis of national poison center data in the United States 2001-2011. Environmental Health Perspectives 122:580-586.
Hess JJ, McDowell JZ, Luber G. Integrating Climate Change Adaptation into Public Health Practice: Using Adaptive Management to Increase Adaptive Capacity and Build Resilience. Environmental Health Perspectives 2012, 120(2): 171–179. doi: 10.1289/ehp.1103515: 2011.
Stone B, Hess J, Frumkin H. Urban Form and Extreme Heat Events: Are Sprawling Cities more Vulnerable to Climate Change than Compact Cities? Environmental Health Perspectives 2010 118: 1425–1428, doi: 10.1289/ehp.0901879: 2010.
Hess JJ, Heilpern KL, Davis TE, Frumkin H. Climate Change and Emergency Medicine: Impacts and Opportunities. Academic Emergency Medicine 2009 16: 782-94.
St. Louis M, Hess JJ. Climate Change and Global Health. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2008, 35(5): 527-38.
Frumkin H, Hess J, Luber G, Malilay J, McGeehin M. The public health response to climate change. American Journal of Public Health 2008; 98: 435-445.