Dr. Peter Berry

Senior Policy Advisor
Climate Change and Health Office
Health Canada
E-mail: Peter.Berry@hc-sc.gc.ca

Fields of interest:

climate change impacts on health, adaptive capacity, climate change and health vulnerability assessment, communicating climate change health risks, building resilient communities

Recent publications:

Lesnikowski A.C., Ford J.D., Barrang Ford L., Barerra M., Berry P., Henderson J., Heymann S.J.:
National-level factors affecting likelihood to adapt to the health effects of climate change.
Global Environmental Change 2013 (in press) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2013.04.008

Cheng J.J., Berry P.:
Health co benefits and risks of public health adaptation strategies to climate change: a review of literature.
International Journal of Public Health 2013, 58: 305–311.

Paterson J. A., Ford J.D., Berrang Ford L., Lesnikowski A., Berry P., Henderson J., Heymann J.:
Adaptation to climate change in the Ontario public health sector.
BMC Public Health 2012, 12: 452, doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-452

Ebi K., Berry P., Campbell-Lendrum D., Corvalan C., Guillemot J., et al.:
Protecting Health from Climate Change: Vulnerability and Adaptation Assessment.
World Health Organization and Pan American Health Organization, Geneva, 2012.

Berry P.:
Vulnerabilities, Adaptation and Adaptive Capacity.
in J. Seguin (Ed.), Human Health and a Changing Climate: A Canadian Assessment of Vulnerabilities and Adaptive Capacity, Health Canada, Ottawa, 2008.