Show Notes

Hosts:  Jeff Cunningham and Ryan Harris

Guest: Dr. Jesse Bell, the Claire M. Hubbard Professor of Health and Environment, UNMC Department of Environmental, Agricultural and Occupational Health, College of Public Health

Description:  Ryan and Jeff sit down with Dr. Jesse Bell, a distinguished scientist who is leading national climate-informed human health research (everything from air and water quality, heat exposure, and vector-borne disease) to improve human health outcomes as climate changes accelerate.


Weather and climate in the news


Dr. Jesse Bell odd jobs; federal inmate watch program, hog barns, and wildfire fighting


Interdisciplinary climate and health work at NOAA and the CDC


Technology gaps between climate and health and what the Water for Food Global Institute is doing to close the gaps



The need for personalized heat health warnings