Publications

 

Air Pollution and Children’s Health

The Influence of Ambient Coarse Particulate Matter on Asthma Hospitalization in Children: case-crossover and time-series analyses

An Association Between Fine Particles and Asthma Emergency Department Visits for Children in Seattle

Air Quality and Pediatric Emergency Room Visits for Asthma in Atlanta, Georgia

Association of Low-Level Ozone and Fine Particles with Respiratory Symptoms in Children with Asthma

Air Pollution and Childhood Respiratory Allergies in the United States

American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Environmental Health, Ambient Air Pollution: health hazards to children

A Time Series Analysis of Air Pollution and Preterm Birth in Pennsylvania

Air Pollution and Lymphocyte Phenotype Proportions in Cord Blood

Air Pollution and Postneonatal Infant Mortality in the United States

Ambient Air Pollution and Low Birth Weight in Connecticut and Massachusetts

Association of Low-Level Ozone and Fine Particles with Respiratory Symptoms in Children with Asthma

Air Pollution as an Underappreciated Cause of Asthma Symptoms

Asthma in Exercising Children Exposed to Ozone

Year-round Residence in Areas of High Ozone: association with respiratory health in a nationwide sample of nonsmoking young adults

Decline of Ambient Air Pollution Levels and Improved Respiratory Health in Swiss Children

Impact of Changes in Transportation and Commuting Behaviors During the 1996 Summer Olympic Games in Atlanta on Air Quality and Childhood Asthma

 

Air Pollution and Public Health

Clean Air for the Birmingham Area

Toxic Air Pollution in Alabama: A Threat to Human Health

Long-Term Exposure to Air Pollution and Incidence of Cardiovascular Events in Women

Health Effects of Fine Particluate Air Pollution: Lines that Connect

Concentrated Ambient Air Particles Induce Mild Pulmonary Inflammation in Healthy Human Volunteers

Diabetes Enhances Vulnerability to Particulate Air Pollution-Associated Impairment in Vascular Reactivity and Endothelial Function

Particulate Air Pollution and Hospital Admissions for Congestive Heart Failure in Seven United States Cities

Systemic Response to Ambient Particulate Matter: relevance to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Airborne Particulate Matter and Mortality: Timescale Effects in Four US Cities

Effects of Air Pollutants on Acute Stroke Mortality

Fine Particulate Air Pollution and Life Expectancy in the United States

Particulate air pollution induces progression of atherosclerosis

Traffic-Related Air Pollution and Perinatal Mortality: A Case–Control Study

Committee on Estimating Mortality Risk Reduction Benefits from Decreasing Tropospheric Ozone Exposure

Evidence for an Association Between Air Pollution and Daily Stroke Admissions in Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Air Pollution and Hospital Admissions for Ischemic and Hemorrhagic Stroke Among Medicare Beneficiaries

Moderate Increases in Ambient PM2.5 and Ozone Are Associated With Lung Function Decreases in Beach Lifeguards

Cardiovascular Mortality and Year-round Exposure to Particulate Air Pollution: epidemiological evidence of general pathophysiological pathways of disease

Short-Term Effects of Low-Level Air Pollution on Respiratory Health of Adults Suffering from Moderate to Severe Asthma

The Effect of Ozone and PM10 on Hospital Admissions for Pneumonia and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: a national multicity study

Chronic Exposure to Ambient Ozone and Lung Function in Young Adults

Increased Risk of Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation Episodes Associated with Acute Increases in Ambient Air Pollution

Ozone Air Pollution is Associated with Acute Myocardial Infarction

Coal’s Assault on Human Health

 

 

Mercury Contamination

2009 Fish Consumption Advisory Report for Alabama

Mercury in Fish, Bed Sediment, and Water from Streams Across the United States, 1998–2005

Assessment of chronic mercury exposure within the U.S. population, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2006

Toxicological Effects of Methylmercury

Fishing for Trouble: How toxic Mercury Contaminates Waterways and Threatens Recreational Fishing

 

Coal

DISASTER IN WAITING: Toxic Coal Ash Disposal in Surface Impoundments

Coal Mining: A Threat to Alabama’s Waters

Hidden Costs of Energy: Unpriced Consequences of Energy Production and Use

Socio-Economic Effects of Air Pollution

Estimating Mortality Risk Reduction and Economic Benefits from Controlling Ozone Air Pollution

Renewable Energy

Yes We Can: Southern Solutions for a National Renewable Energy Standard

Solar Today Magazine

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Program Impacts and Policies in the Southeast