public health adaptation strategies
  to extreme weather events

  • Heat waves
    Heat waves
  • Floods
  • Wildfires
  • Cold spells
    Cold spells
  • Synergies with air pollution
    Synergies with air pollution
  • Susceptible subgroups
    Susceptible subgroups

Wildfires Publications

PHASE project results on wildfires effects and evaluation of prevention measures are published in public health Journals.


Health aspects of wildfire smoke – meeting report. Berlin, Germany: WHO Collaborating Centre for Air Quality Management and Air Pollution Control. Newsletter 2012; No 49: 13-14 [external link].

Low-level exposure to ambient particulate matter is associated with systemic inflammation in ischemic heart disease patients. Environmental Research 2012; 116:44-51 [external link].

Quantifying wildfires exposure for investigating health-related effects. Atmospheric Environment , 2014. 97(0): p. 239-251 [external link]

Non-Accidental Health Impacts of Wildfire Smoke. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2014 Nov; 11(11): 11772–11804. [external link]


DMC Firewall is developed by Dean Marshall Consultancy Ltd