Second Special Session on Heat Health

Session 2


System Implementation and Intervention Activities to Lessen Heat/Health Problems

 Organizer: Laurence S. Kalkstein, Univ. of Delaware, Newark, DE
10:45 AM2.0Hyperthermia Deaths of Children in Vehicles  
Jan Null, Golden Gate Weather Services, Fremont, CA
11:00 AM2.1A survey of the public perception and response to heat warnings and advisories  
Scott C. Sheridan, Department of Geography, Kent State University, Kent, OH
11:15 AM2.2How Does the National Weather Service Interact with Stakeholders? Outreach from the Perspective of a Warning Coordination Meteorologist  
Henry E. (Ted) Buehner, NOAA/NWS, Seattle, WA
11:30 AM2.3EPA's Role in Saving Lives in Vulnerable Urban Areas  
Jason Samenow, US Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC; and A. D. Perrin
11:45 AM2.4Development of a response guidebook for excessive heat events  
David M. Mills, Stratus Consulting Inc., Boulder, CO
12:00 PM2.5The Analog City Study: What if the 2003 European Heat Wave Occurred in a Major U.S City?  
J. Scott Greene, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and L. Kalkstein

Monday, 30 January 2006: 10:45 AM-12:15 PM, A310

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