Monthly Archives: August 2016

Preview of 2016 survey results: Marylanders’ attitudes and policy preferences on climate change

In this presentation to the Maryland Department of the Environment, we provide an overview of Marylanders’ public opinion from 2012 to 2016 with highlights from the 2016 data on Smart Grid, transportation, and community resilience. Download the Presentation Here. Citation: Akerlof, K. (2016, Aug. 24). Preview of 2016 survey results: Marylanders’ attitudes and policy preferences on climate change.…
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Zika virus: A call to action for physicians in the era of climate change

In February 2016, the World Health Organization declared the mosquito-borne Zika virus to be a "public health emergency of international concern."  Many people are wondering whether climate change is playing a role in generating this scourge.  They are turning to physicians and other medical professionals to answer their questions.  This editorial discusses the role of…
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