Session 65:
Global Climate Change and Health/Mortality Consequences

Thursday, April 15
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Cumberland B
Exhibition Level

Chair: Alison M. Buttenheim, University of Pennsylvania
Discussant: Deborah L. Balk, City University of New York (CUNY) Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR)

  1. Climate Change and Rural Child Health: A Review of the EvidenceAngela Baschieri, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Sari Kovats, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

  2. Climate Change, Humidity, and Mortality in the United StatesAlan Barreca, Tulane University

  3. Global Climate Change Impacts on Human Health in Sub-Saharan AfricaSina Ayanlade, King's College London; N.O Adeoye, Obafemi Awolowo University; O. Babatimehin, Obafemi Awolowo University

  4. Heat Waves and Cold Spells and Their Effect on Mortality: An Analysis of Micro-Data for the Netherlands In the Nineteenth and Twentieth CenturyPeter Ekamper, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI); Frans W.A. van Poppel, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI); Coen van Duin, Statistics Netherlands; Kees Mandemakers, Erasmus University Rotterdam

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