University of Minnesota. Driven to Discover.
Earlier this week, a leading expert voiced similar concerns, noting that the WHO hadn't made its voice heard.
Escobar LE, Romero-Alvarez D, Leon R, et al. Declining prevalence of disease vectors under climate change. Sci Rep 2016 (published online Dec 16)
McIntyre KM, Setzkorn C, Hepworth PJ, et al. Systematic assessment of the climate sensitivity of important human and domestic animals pathogens in Europe. Sci Rep 2017 (published online Aug 2)
Metcalf CJE, Walter KS, Wesolowski A, et al. Identifying climate drivers of infectious disease dynamics: recent advances and challenges ahead. Proc R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2017 Aug 16;284(1860)
Paull SH, Horton DE, Ashfaq M, et al. Drought and immunity determine the intensity of West Nile virus epidemics and climate change impacts. Proc R Soc London B Biol Sci 2017 (published online Feb 8)
Prist PR, Uriarte M, Fernandes K, et al. Climate change and sugarcane expansion increase hantavirus infection risk. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 Jul 20;11(7):e0005705
Watts N, Adger WN, Ayeb-Karlsson S, et al. The Lancet countdown: tracking progress on health and climate change. Lancet 2016 (published online Nov 14)
A Texas county used maps of extreme heat events, river flooding, and health vulnerability to inform mitigation activities and climate change policy.
An Alaska tribal health coalition identifies potential health effects from climate change in Arctic communities.
Get CIDRAP news and other free newsletters.
Sign up now»
Unrestricted financial support provided by
Become an underwriter»
CIDRAP - Center for Infectious Disease Research and PolicyAcademic Health Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
© 2017 Regents of the University of Minnesota. All rights reserved.The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer.