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Butler, Colin D. and David Harley. 2010. "Primary, secondary and tertiary effects of eco-climatic change: the medical response." Postgraduate Medical Journal 86:230-234. [PDF]

Chivian, Eric and Aaron Bernstein (eds.). 2008. Sustaining Life: How Human Health Depends on Biodiversity. Oxford University Press, New York. [summary (PDF)] [related video lecture by E. Chivian]

Committee on Climate, Ecosystems, Infectious Disease, and Human Health, NRC. 2003. Under the Weather: Climate, Ecosystems, and Infectious Disease. Committee on Climate, Ecosystems, Infectious Disease, and Human Health, Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C. [PDF

Coyle, Kevin J. and Lise Van Susteren. 2011.  The Psychological Effects of Global Warming on the United States: And Why the U.S. Mental Health Care System Is Not Adequately Prepared. National Wildlife Federation Climate Education Program, Washington, D.C. [PDF]

Daily, Gretchen C. and Paul R. Ehrlich. 1996. "Global Change and Human Susceptibility to Disease." Annual Review of Energy and the Environment 21:125-144. [PDF]

Daszak, Peter, Andrew A. Cunningham, and Alex D. Hyatt. 2000. "Emerging Infectious Diseases of Wildlife: Threats to Biodiversity and Human Health." Science 287:443-449. [PDF]

Epstein, Paul R. and Dan Ferber. 2011. "Malaria on the Rise as East African Climate Heats Up. In East Africa, warming as a result of climate change is paving the way for the spread of malaria." Scientific American 1 April.

Epstein, Paul R. and Dan Ferber. 2011. Changing Planet, Changing Health: How the Climate Crisis Threatens Our Health and What We Can Do about It. University of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles. [excerpts in Scientific American]

Epstein, Paul R. and Dan Ferber. 2011. Changing Planet, Changing Health: How the Climate Crisis Threatens Our Health and What We Can Do about It. University of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles.  

Gómez, Andrés, Satchit Balsari, Julie Nusbaum, Aaron Heerboth, and Jay Lemery. 2013. "Perspective: Environment, biodiversity, and the education of the physician of the future." Academic Medicine 88(2):168-72. 

Haines, A., R.S. Kovats, D. Campbell-Lendrum, and C. Corvalan. 2006. "Climate Change and Human Health: Impacts, Vulnerability, and Mitigation." The Lancet 367(9528):2101-2109.

Hill, Jason, Stephen Polasky, Erik Nelson, David Tilman, Hong Huo, Lindsay Ludwig, James Neumann, Haochi Zheng, and Diego Bonta. "Climate Change and Health Costs of Air Emissions from Biofuels and Gasoline." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106(6):2077-2082.

Hill, Stuart A. and Michael A. Palladino. 2005. Emerging Infectious Diseases. Benjamin Cummings, Sidney. 

Jarvis, Lionel, Hugh Montgomery, Neil Morisetti, and Ian Gilmore. 2011. "Climate Change, Ill Health, and Conflict." BMJ 342(5 April).

Larsen, Janet. 2006. "Setting the Record Straight: More than 52,000 Europeans Died from Heat in Summer 2003." Eco-Economy Updates July 28.

Lave, Lester B. and Eugene P. Seskin. 1970. "Air Pollution and Human Health." Science 169(3947):723-733. [PDF]  

Leary, Neil, James Adejuwon, Vicente Barros, Ian Burton, Jyoti Kulkarni, and Rodel Lasco (eds.). 2007. Climate Change and Adaptation. Earthscan, London.

Lockwood, Alan H., Kristen Welker-Hood, Molly Rauch, and Barbara Gottlieb. 2009. "Coal's Assualt on Human Health." Physicians for Social Responsibility, Washington, D.C. 

McMichael, Anthony J. and Colin D. Butler. 2006. "Emerging health issues: the widening challenge for population health promotion." Health Promotion International 21(S1):15-24. 

McMichael, Anthony J., John W. Powles, Colin D. Butler, and Ricardo Uauy. 2007. "Food, Livestock Production, Energy, Climate Change, and Health." The Lancet 370:1253-1263. [PDF]

McMichael, Anthony J. 2008. Human Frontiers, Environments and Disease: Past Patterns, Uncertain Futures. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Morin, Cory W. and Andrew C. Comrie. 2013. "Regional and seasonal response of a West Nile virus vector to climate change." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 9 September. [PDF] [news story]

Osterholm, Michael T. 2005. "Preparing for the next Pandemic." Foreign Affairs 84(4):24-37. [summary] [PDF]

Ostfeld, R.S., F. Keesing, and V.T. Eviner (eds.). 2008. Infectious Disease Ecology: Effects of Ecosystems on Disease and of Disease on Ecosystems. Princeton Unversity Press, Princeton.

Patz, Jonathan A. and Sarah H. Olson. 2006. "Malaria Risk and Temperature: Influences from Global Climate Change and Local Land Use Practices." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 103(15):5635-5636.

Patz, Jonathan A., Diarmid Campbell-Lendrum, Tracey Holloway, and Jonathan A. Foley. 2005. "Impact of Regional Climate Change on Human Health." Nature 438(17 November):310-317.

Patz, Jonathan A., Holly K. Gibbs, Jonathan A. Foley, Jamesine V. Rogers, and Kirk R. Smith. 2007. "Climate Change and Global Health: Quantifying a Growing Ethical Crisis." EcoHealth 4(4):397-405. [abstract]

Raffel, Thomas R., John M. Romansic, Neal T. Halstead, Taegan A. McMahon, Matthew D. Venesky, and Jason R. Rohr. 2013. "Disease and thermal acclimation in a more variable and unpredictable climate." Nature Climate Change 3:146-151.

Silva, Raquel A., J. Jason West, Yuqiang Zhang, Susan C. Anenberg, Jean-François Lamarque, Drew T. Shindell, William J. Collins, Stig Dalsoren, Greg Faluvegi, Gerd Folberth, Larry W. Horowitz, Tatsuya Nagashima, Vaishali Naik, Steven Rumbold, Ragnhild Skeie, Kengo Sudo, Toshihiko Takemura, Daniel Bergmann, Philip Cameron-Smith, Irene Cionni, Ruth M. Doherty, Veronika Eyring, Beatrice Josse, I.A. MacKenzie, David Plummer, Mattia Righi, David S. Stevenson, Sarah Strode, Sophie Szopa, and Guang Zeng. 2013. "Global premature mortality due to anthropogenic outdoor air pollution and the contribution of past climate change." Environmental Research Letters 8(3):034005. [news story in ScienceDaily]

The Lancet. 2012. "Global Burden of Disease Study 2010." Special issue of The Lancet 380(9859).

Thomson, M.C., R. Garcia-Herrera, and M. Beniston (eds.). 2008. Seasonal Forecast, Climatic Change and Health. Springer, New York.

Walters, Mark Jerome. 2004. Six Modern Plagues and How We Are Causing them. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 

Watson, Robert T.,  Jonathan Patz,  Duane J. Gubler,  Edward A. Parson, and James H. Vincent. 2005. "Environmental Health Implications of Global Climate Change." Journal of Environmental Monitoring 7(9):834-843. [PDF]

Wolf, Tanja and Bettina Menne (eds.). 2007. Environment and Health Risks from Climate Change and Variability in Italy. World Health Organization, Copenhagen. [PDF]

Zelman, Joanna. 2011. "50 Million Environmental Refugees by 2020, Experts Predict." Huffington Post 22 February.

Ziska, Lewis, Kim Knowlton, Christine Rogers, Dan Dalan, Nicole Tierney, Mary Ann Elder, Warren Filley, Jeanne Shropshire, Linda B. Ford, Curtis Hedberg, Pamela Fleetwood, Kim T. Hovanky, Tony Kavanaugh, George Fulford, Rose F. Vrtis, Jonathan A. Patz, Jay Portnoy, Frances Coates, Leonard Bielory, and David Frenz. 2011. "Recent Warming by Latitude Associated with Increased Length of Ragweed Pollen Season in Central North America." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 22 February.  [news story in Science Daily]

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