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Gerardo Chowell-Puente

Gerardo Chowell-Puente

Associate Professor, School Public Health, Georgia State University


School of Public Health
Georgia State University
One Park Place, Suite 640B
Atlanta, GA 30303


  • Associate Professor, School Public Health, Georgia State University


  • PhD, Biometry, Cornell University, 2005
  • BS, Engineering, Unversidad de Colima, 2001

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Journal Articles


Pettiti, D. B., D. M. Hondula, S. Yang, S. L. Harlan and G. Chowell-Puente. 2016. Multiple trigger points for quantifying heat-health impacts: New evidence from a hot climate. Environmental Health Perspectives 124(2):176–183. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1409119. (link )


Harlan, S. L., G. Chowell, S. Yang, D. B. Petitti, E. J. Morales Butler, B. L. Ruddell and D. M. Ruddell. 2014. Heat-related deaths in hot cities: Estimates of human tolerance to high temperature thresholds. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 11(3):3304-3326. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph110303304. (link )

Perrings, C., C. Castillo-Chavez, G. Chowell, P. Daszak, E. P. Fenichel, D. Finnoff, R. D. Horan, A. M. Kilpatrick, A. P. Kinzig, N. V. Kuminoff, S. Levin, B. Morin, K. F. Smith and M. Springborn. 2014. Merging economics and epidemiology to improve the prediction and management of infectious disease. EcoHealth 11(4):464-475. DOI: 10.1007/s10393-014-0963-6. (link )


Fenichel, E. P., N. V. Kuminoff and G. Chowell-Puente. 2013. Skip the trip: Air travelers' behavioral responses to pandemic influenza. PLOS One 8(3):e58249. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0058249. (link )

Petitti, D. B., S. L. Harlan, G. Chowell-Puente and D. M. Ruddell. 2013. Occupation and environmental heat-associated deaths in Maricopa County, Arizona: A case-control study. PLOS One DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0062596. (link )


Ruddell, D. M., S. L. Harlan, S. Grossman-Clarke and G. Chowell. 2012. Scales of perception: Public awareness of regional and neighborhood climates. Climatic Change 111(3-4):581-607. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-011-0165-y. (link )