Session 4 Climate Change and Associated Diverse Health Impacts: Highlights of OngoingRresearch at CDC - INVITED ONLY

Thursday, 26 January 2017: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Conference Center: Tahoma 5 (Washington State Convention Center )
Host: Eighth Conference on Environment and Health
Jeremy Hess, Emory Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Atlanta, GA

Researchers at The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) have been exploring different pathways through which climate-sensitive environmental exposures affect different health outcomes.

10:30 AM
Flooding Risk of Medical Infrastructure – A National Assessment of Hospitals and Nursing Homes in Flood Hazard Zones
Arie Manangan, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chamblee, GA; and S. Saha, P. Schramm, and E. Hines

10:45 AM
Global Pollen Trends: Effects of Temperature and Precipitation and Implications for Human Health
Paul J. Schramm, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA; and C. Brown, S. Saha, A. Manangan, K. C. Conlon, J. E. Bell, L. Atalla, and K. Gerber

11:00 AM
Adverse Weather and Motor Vehicle Fatalities
Shubhayu Saha, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Chamblee, GA; and P. Schramm and J. E. Bell

11:15 AM
11:30 AM
Working with Climate Projections to Estimate Heat-related Illness Disease Burden
Kathryn C. Conlon, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chamblee, GA; and M. A. Jagger, K. W. Kintziger, L. Stefanova, C. Uejio, and C. E. Konrad

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