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Worker Health and Safety and Climate Change in the Americas: What we know and Research NeedsExternal. Kiefer M, Rodríguez-Guzmán J, Watson J, van Wendel de Joode B, Mergler D, Soares da Silva. Rev Panam Salud Publica. 2016. 40(3):192–97.

Ch. 9: Populations of ConcernExternal. The Impacts of Climate Change on Human Health in the United States: A Scientific AssessmentExternal. Gamble J, Balbus J, Berger M, Bouye K, Campbell V, Chief K, Conlon K, Crimmins A, Flanagan B, Gonzalez-Maddux C, Hallisey E, Hutchins S, Jantarasami L, Khoury S, Kiefer M, Kolling J, Lynn K, Manangan A, McDonald M, Morello-Frosch R, Redsteer M, Sheffield P, Thigpen Tart K, Watson J, Whyte K, Wolkin A, 2016: U.S. Global Change Research Program, Washington, DC, 247–286.

Ill Wind — Climate Change and Industrial HygieneExternal. Kiefer M, Watson J. The Synergist (American Industrial Hygiene Association magazine). November 2015. 

Climate change and occupational safety and health: establishing a preliminary frameworkExternal. Schulte PA, Chun H. J Occup Environ Hyg. 2009. 6(9):542–554. 

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