Perry E Sheffield, MD
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Environmental Medicine & Public Health
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Pediatrics
Specialties:Public Health and General Preventive Medicine, Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics
Multi-Disciplinary Training AreaPublic Health [PH]
MD, Medical College of Georgia
Residency, Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Hospital
Fellowship, Pediatric Enviromental Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital
Climate change and health
This work focuses on both the health impacts of climate change and potential adaptation strategies.
Spector JT, Sheffield PE. Re-evaluating Occupational Heat Stress in a Changing Climate. The Annals of occupational hygiene 2014 Oct; 58(8).
Sheffield PE, Durante K, Rahona E, Zarcadoolas C. Emerging roles of health care providers to mitigate global warming impacts: A perspective from East Harlem, New York. Health and Human Rights Journal 2014; 16(1): 113-121.
Raines N, González M, Wyatt C, Kurzrok M, Pool C, Lemma T, Weiss I, Marín C, Prado V, Marcas E, Mayorga K, Morales JF, Aragón A, Sheffield P. Risk factors for reduced glomerular filtration rate in a Nicaraguan community affected by Mesoamerican nephropathy. MEDICC review 2014 Apr; 16(2).