P R Epstein
Affiliation: Harvard University
- Climate change and emerging infectious diseasesP R Epstein
Center for Health and the Global Environment, Harvard Medical School, 260 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Microbes Infect 3:747-54. 2001..Additionally, extreme weather events create conditions conducive to clusters of insect-, rodent- and water-borne diseases. Accelerating climate change carries profound threats for public health and society...
- West Nile virus and the climateP R Epstein
Center for Health and the Global Environment, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
J Urban Health 78:367-71. 2001..The extreme weather conditions accompanying long-term climate change may also be contributing to the spread of West Nile virus in the United States and Europe...
- Full cost accounting for the life cycle of coalPaul R Epstein
Center for Health and the Global Environment, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1219:73-98. 2011..We focus on Appalachia, though coal is mined in other regions of the United States and is burned throughout the world...
- Climate change and infectious disease: stormy weather ahead?Paul R Epstein
Center for Health and the Global Environment, Harvard Medical School, 333 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Epidemiology 13:373-5. 2002
- Interaction of the onset of spring and elevated atmospheric CO2 on ragweed (Ambrosia artemisiifolia L.) pollen productionChristine A Rogers
Exposure Epidemiology and Risk Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
Environ Health Perspect 114:865-9. 2006..Overall, ragweed pollen production can be expected to increase significantly under predicted future climate conditions...
- U.S. drinking water challenges in the twenty-first centuryRonnie B Levin
Water and Health Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Environ Health Perspect 110:43-52. 2002..We conclude that U.S. public drinking water supplies will face challenges in these areas in the next century and that solutions to at least some of them will require institutional changes...
- The impact of climate change on child healthSupinda Bunyavanich
Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
Ambul Pediatr 3:44-52. 2003....
- Climate change and human healthPaul R Epstein
Center for Health and the Global Environment, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
N Engl J Med 353:1433-6. 2005
- Fossil fuels, allergies, and a host of other illsPaul R Epstein
J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:471-2. 2008
- Emerging diseases threaten conservationPaul R Epstein
Environ Health Perspect 111:A506-7. 2003
- Chikungunya Fever resurgence and global warmingPaul R Epstein
Am J Trop Med Hyg 76:403-4. 2007
- Climate change: healthy solutionsPaul R Epstein
Environ Health Perspect 115:A180-1. 2007
- Policies for accelerating access to clean energy, improving health, advancing development, and mitigating climate changeAndy Haines
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
Lancet 370:1264-81. 2007..Intersectoral research and concerted action, both nationally and internationally, will be required...
- Global issues in medical educationEric Chivian
Lancet 359:714. 2002