Rollins School of Public Health | Faculty Profile
Emory Rollins School of Public Health

Noah  Scovronick

Assistant Professor

Faculty, Environmental Health

Noah’s research focuses on understanding the links between human health, climate change, and climate policy.

For a full list of up to date publications, visit Noah's Google Scholars page. 

Contact Information

1518 Clifton Rd. NE

Atlanta , GA 30322

Phone: 4047270250

Fax: 404-727-8744

Email: scovronick@emory.edu

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Areas of Interest

  • Air Pollution
  • Climate and Health
  • Environmental Health

Education

  • BSc 2003, Emory University
  • MSc 2006, University of Cape Town
  • MSc 2009, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
  • PhD 2014, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Courses Taught

  • EH 582: Global Climate Chg:Hlth Impact
  • EH 570: Envt.Health Law & Policy

Publications

  • , , Projections of excess mortality related to diurnal temperature range under climate change scenarios: a multi-country modelling study, The Lancet Planetary Health, 4,
  • , , Seasonality of suicide: a multi-country multi-community observational study, Epidemiology and psychiatric sciences, 29,
  • , , Short term association between ozone and mortality: global two stage time series study in 406 locations in 20 countries, BMJ, 368,
  • , , Urban Air Pollution May Enhance COVID-19 Case-Fatality and Mortality Rates in the United States, The Innovation - Cell Press, 1,
  • , , Ambient particulate air pollution and daily mortality in 652 cities, New England Journal of Medicine, 381,
  • , , Short-term association between ambient temperature and homicide in South Africa: a case-crossover study, Environmental health, 18,
  • , , The association of early-life exposure to ambient PM 2.5 and later-childhood height-for-age in India: an observational study, Environmental Health, 18,
  • , , The impact of human health co-benefits on evaluations of global climate policy, Nature communications, ,
  • , , Maximizing the Public Health Benefits from Climate Action, Environmental Science & Technology, 52, 3852-3853
  • , , Optimal climate policy and the future of world economic development, World Bank Economic Review, https://doi.org/10.1093/wber/lhx016,
  • , , The association between ambient temperature and mortality in South Africa: A time-series analysis, Environmental Research, 161, 229-235
  • , , Air quality, health, and climate implications of China’s synthetic natural gas development, Proceedings of the National Academies of Science, https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1703167114,
  • , , Impact of population growth and population ethics on climate change mitigation policy, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 114, 12338-12343
  • , , Air quality and health impacts of future ethanol production and use in São Paulo State, Brazil, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 13, 695
  • , , Reduce short-lived climate pollutants for multiple benefits, Lancet, 386, e28-e31