Weather and Climate Information for Emergency Response Planning - I

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Tuesday, 6 January 2015: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
226AB (Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings)
Hosts: (Joint between the 10th Symposium on Societal Applications: Policy, Research and Practice; the Sixth Conference on Environment and Health; and the Third Symposium on the Weather and Climate Enterprise )
Cochairs:  Susan A. Jasko, Communication Studies, California Univ. of Pennsylvania, California, PA and John A. Haynes, NASA Applied Sciences, NASA, Washington, DC

Session explores the roles weather and forecasting play in human health and happiness, community viability, public health practice, and increases in demand for weather DSS in health.

  1:30 PM
Investigating Co-Variability Between Mortality and Slow Atmospheric Oscillations
Augustin Vintzileos, University of Maryland/Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center, Camp Springs, MD; and S. C. Sheridan, C. C. Lee, J. Gottschalck, and M. Halpert
  1:45 PM
  2:00 PM
Comparing the Impact of Spatial Resolution on Modeling Extreme Heat Vulnerability
Austin C. Stanforth, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN; and D. P. Johnson
  2:15 PM
Integrated Models and Tools for Heat-health Decision Making
Olga Wilhelmi, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and J. Boehnert and M. H. Hayden
  2:45 PM