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Assessing Health Vulnerability to Climate Change: A Guide for Health Departments


Managan Arie, Uejio Christopher, Sahai Shubhayu, Schramm Paul, Marinucci Gino, Brown Claudia, Hess Jeremy, Luber George


Center for Disease Control and Prevention


An assessment frame work that helps health departments understand the potential for climate change to effect human health. The framework focuses heavily on identifying vulnerable populations/geographies, as well as the adaptive capacity of health departments to reduce exposure and cope with potentially large outbreaks