2015 Publications

  1. Lam, S., Nguyen-Viet, H., Thi Tuyet-Hanh, T., Nguyen-Mai, H., Harper, S.L. (2015). Evidence for Public Health Risks of Wastewater and Excreta Management Practices in Southeast Asia: A Scoping Review. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 12(10): 12863-12885. Click here for open-access article.
  2. Guo, Y., Berrang-Ford, L.Ford, J., Lardeau, MP., Edge, V., Patterson, K., the IHACC Research Team, and Harper, S. (2015).Seasonal prevalence and determinants of food insecurity in Iqaluit, Nunavut. International Journal of Circumpolar Health.
  3. Harper, S.L., Edge, V.L., Ford, J., Thomas, M.K., IHACC Research Group, Rigolet Inuit Community Government, and McEwen, S.A. (2015). Lived experience of acute gastrointestinal illness in Rigolet, Nunatsiavut: “Just suffer through it”. Social Science & Medicine, 126: 86-98.
  4. Harper, S.L., Edge, V. L., Ford, J., Thomas, M. K., Pearl, D., Shirley, J., IHACC, RICG, McEwen, S.A., (2015). Healthcare use for acute gastrointestinal illness in two Inuit communities: Rigolet and Iqaluit, Canada. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 74: 26290 –http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/ijch.v74.26290.  Click here for paper (open access).
  5. Harper, S.L., Edge, V.L., Ford, J., Thomas, M.K., Pearl, D., Shirley, J., IHACC Research Team, Rigolet Inuit Community Government, and McEwen, S.A. (2015). Acute gastrointestinal illness in two Inuit communities: Burden of illness in Rigolet and Iqaluit, Canada. Epidemiology and Infection.
  6. Sherman, M., Ford, J., Llanos-Cuentas, A., Valdivia, M.J., Bussalleu, A., IHACC Research Group. (2015). Vulnerability and adaptive capacity of community food systems in the Peruvian Amazon: a case study from Panaillo. Natural Hazards, 77(03): 2049-2079.
  7. Statham, S., Ford, J., Berrang-Ford, L., Lardeau, M.-P., Gough, W., and Siewierski, R. (2015) Anomalous climatic conditions during winter 2010–2011 and vulnerability of the traditional Inuit food system in Iqaluit, Nunavut, Polar Record, 51(03):301-317.
  8. Labbé, J., Ford, JD., Berrang-Ford, L., Donnelly, B., Lwasa, S., Namanya, DB., Twesigomwe, S., IHACC Research Team, and Harper, SL. (2015). Vulnerability to the health effects of climate variability in rural southwestern Uganda. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change.
  9. Harper, S.L., Edge, V.L., Ford, J., Cunsolo-Willox, A., Wood, M., IHACC Reseach Team, RICG and McEwen, S.A. (2015). Climate-sensitive health priorities in Nunatsiavut, Canada. BMC Public Health. 15:605
  10. Ford, J., and L. Berrang-Ford (2015) The 4Cs of adaptation tracking: consistency, comparability, comprehensiveness, coherency. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change. doi 10.1007/s11027-014-9627-7
  11. Ford, J., and L. Berrang-Ford (2015) The 4Cs of adaptation tracking: consistency, comparability, comprehensiveness, coherency. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change. doi 10.1007/s11027-014-9627-7
  12. Lesnikowski, A., J.D. Ford, L. Berrang-Ford, M. Barrera, and S.J. Heymann (2015) How are we adapting to climate change? A global assessment. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change 20:277-93
  13. Ford, J., L. Berrang-Ford, A.Bunce, C. McKay, M. Irwin and T. Pearce (2015) The current status of climate change adaptation in Africa and Asia. Regional Environmental Change 15:801-14
  14. Austin, S.E., J.D. Ford, L. Berrang-Ford, M. Araos, S. Parker, and M.D. Fleury (2015) Public health adaptation to climate change in Canadian jurisdictions. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 12:623-51
  15. Berrang-Ford, L., T. Pearce, and J.D. Ford (2015) Systematic review approaches for climate change adaptation research.Regional Environmental Change 15:755-69
  16. Araos, M., Austin, S., Berrang-Ford, L., and Ford, J.D. (2015). Public Health Adaptation to Climate Change in Large Cities: A Global Baseline. Find PDF here. International Journal of Health Services.
  17. Bunce, A., and Ford, J. (2015). How is adaptation, resilience, and vulnerability research engaging with gender? Access PDF here. Environmental Research Letters. 10: 123003.
  18. Ford, J.D., McDowell, G., and Pearce, T. (2015). The adaptation challenge in the Arctic. Find PDF here. Nature Climate Change. 5, 1046-1053.
  19. Lesnikowski A, Ford JD, Biesbroek R, Berrang-Ford L, and Heymann JS. (2015). National-level progress on adaptation. Find pdf here. Nature Climate Change. doi:10.1038/nclimate2863
  20. Petrasek MacDonald, J., Ford, J.D., Cunsolo Willox, A., Mitchell, C., Konek Productions, My Word Storytelling and Digital Media Lab, and the Rigolet Inuit Community Government (2015). Youth-Led Participatory Video as a Strategy to Enhance Inuit Youth Adaptive Capacities for Dealing with Climate Change. Find PDF here. Arctic. 68(4), 486-499.
  21. Garner, M. J., Carson, C., Lingohr, E. J., Fazil, A., Edge, V. L., & Waddell, J. T. (2015). An assessment of antimicrobial resistant disease threats in Canada. PloS one, 10(4), e0125155.
  22. Liebenberg, L., Ikeda, J., & Wood, M. (2015). “It’s Just Part of My Culture”: Understanding Language and Land in the Resilience Processes of Aboriginal Youth. In Youth resilience and culture (pp. 105-116). Springer Netherlands.
  23. Karmacharya, J., Levine, R. C., Jones, R., Moufouma-Okia, W., & New, M. (2015). Sensitivity of systematic biases in South Asian summer monsoon simulations to regional climate model domain size and implications for downscaled regional process studies. Climate Dynamics, 45(1-2), 213-231.
  24. Fujisawa, M., Kobayashi, K., Johnston, P., & New, M. (2015). What drives farmers to make top-down or bottom-up adaptation to climate change and fluctuations? A comparative study on 3 cases of apple farming in Japan and South Africa.PloS one, 10(3), e0120563.
  25. Hegerl, G.C., Black, E., Allan, R.P., Ingram, W.J., Polson, D., Trenberth, K.E., Chadwick, R.S., Arkin, P.A., Sarojini, B.B., Becker, A. and Dai, A. (2015). Challenges in quantifying changes in the global water cycle. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 96(7), 1097-1115.
  26. Osorio, L., Carter, N., Arthur, P., Bancone, G., Gopalan, S., Gupta, S.K., Noedl, H., Kochar, S.K., Kochar, D.K., Krudsood, S. and Lacerda, M.V. (2015). Performance of BinaxNOW G6PD deficiency point-of-care diagnostic in P. vivax-infected subjects. The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene, 92(1), 22-27.
  27. Rosas-Aguirre, A., Ponce, O. J., Carrasco-Escobar, G., Speybroeck, N., Contreras-Mancilla, J., Gamboa, D., … & Llanos-Cuentas, A. (2015). Plasmodium vivax malaria at households: spatial clustering and risk factors in a low endemicity urban area of the northwestern Peruvian coast. Malaria journal, 14(1), 1.
  28. Rosas-Aguirre, A., Speybroeck, N., Llanos-Cuentas, A., Rosanas-Urgell, A., Carrasco-Escobar, G., Rodriguez, H., … & Remarque, E. (2015). Hotspots of malaria transmission in the Peruvian Amazon: rapid assessment through a parasitological and serological survey. PloS one, 10(9), e0137458.
  29. Chuquiyauri, R., Molina, D.M., Moss, E.L., Wang, R., Gardner, M.J., Brouwer, K.C., Torres, S., Gilman, R.H., Llanos-Cuentas, A., Neafsey, D.E. and Felgner, P. (2015). Genome-scale protein microarray comparison of human antibody responses in Plasmodium vivax relapse and reinfection. The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene, 93(4), 801-809.
  30. Rosas-Aguirre, A., Erhart, A., Llanos-Cuentas, A., Branch, O., Berkvens, D., Abatih, E., … & Sihuincha, M. (2015). Modelling the potential of focal screening and treatment as elimination strategy for Plasmodium falciparum malaria in the Peruvian Amazon Region. Parasites & vectors, 8(1), 1.
  31. Pineda-Reyes, R., Llanos-Cuentas, A., & Dancuart, M. (2015). Tratamientos tradicionales utilizados en un área endémica de Leishmaniasis cutánea en el Perú. Revista Peruana de Medicina Experimental y Salud Publica, 32(4), 761-765.
  32. Llanos-Chea, F., Martínez, D., Rosas, A., Samalvides, F., Vinetz, J. M., & Llanos-Cuentas, A. (2015). Characteristics of Travel-Related Severe Plasmodium vivax and Plasmodium falciparum Malaria in Individuals Hospitalized at a Tertiary Referral Center in Lima, Peru. The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene, 93(6), 1249-1253.
  33. Petrasek MacDonald, J., Cunsolo Willox, A., Ford, J., Baikie, M., Shiwak, I., Wood, M., the IMHACC Team, and the Rigolet Inuit Community Government (2015). Youth-Identified Protective factors in a Changing Climate: Perspectives from Inuit Youth in Nunatsiavut, Labrador. Social Science and Medicine, 133-141. DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.07.017
  34. Pineda-Reyes, R., Llanos-Cuentas, A., & Dancuart, M. (2015). Traditional treatments in an endemic area of american cutaneous Leishmaniasis in Peru. Revista Peruana de Medicina Experimental y Salud Pública, 32(4), 761-765.
  35. Suárez, M., Valencia, B.M., Jara, M., Alba, M., Boggild, A.K., Dujardin, J.C., Llanos-Cuentas, A., Arevalo, J. and Adaui, V (2015). Quantification of Leishmania (Viannia) Kinetoplast DNA in Ulcers of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis Reveals Inter-site and Inter-sampling Variability in Parasite Load. PLoS Negl Trop Dis, 9(7), e0003936.
  36. Stool substitute transplant therapy for the eradication of Clostridium difficile infection: ‘RePOOPulating’ the gut.(Methodology)(Report)
    Petrof, Elaine O. ; Gloor, Gregory B. ; Vanner, Stephen J. ; Weese, Scott J. ; Carter, David ; Daigneault, Michelle C. ; Brown, Eric M. ; Schroeter, Kathleen ; Allen – Vercoe, Emma. Microbiome, Jan 9, 2013, Vol.1, p.3
  37. Comparison of Clostridium difficile isolates from individuals with recurrent and single episode of infection. Richardson, Connor ; Kim, Peter ; Lee, Christine ; Bersenas, Alexa ; Weese, J. Scott. Anaerobe, 2015, Vol.33, p.105(4)
  38. Potvin, C. and the Sustainable Canada Dialogues Team (consortium of 60 authors from across Canada). (in press, 2015). Acting on Climate Change: Solutions by Canadian Scholars. Journal of Environmental Investing.
  39. Ford, J., Stephenson, E., Cunsolo Willox, A., Farahbakhsh, F., Furgal, C., Harper, S., Chatwood, S., Edge, V., Mauro, I., Pearce, T., Austin, Bunce, A., Bussalleau, Diaz, Finner, K., Gordon, A., Huet, K, Kitching, K, Lardeau, M., McDonald, J., McDowell, G., Nakoneczny, L., and Sherman, M. (online first). ‘The Questions that Keep us Awake at Night’: Research Reflections on Community-Based Adaptation Research. WIRES Climate Change. DOI: 10.1002/wcc.376
  40. Pearce, T., Ford, J., Cunsolo Willox, A., and Smit, B. (2015). Inuit Knowledge in Adaptation to Climate Change in the Canadian Arctic. Arctic 68(2): 233-245
  41. Solecki, W., Seto, K.C., Balk, D., Bigio, A., Boone, C.G., Creutzig, F., Fragkias, M., Lwasa, S., Marcotullio, P., Romero-Lankao, P. and Zwickel, T. (2015). A conceptual framework for an urban areas typology to integrate climate change mitigation and adaptation. Urban Climate, 14, 116-137.
  42. Lwasa, S., & Dubbeling, M. (2015). URBAN AGRICULTURE AND CLIMATE CHANGE. Cities and Agriculture: Developing Resilient Urban Food Systems, 192.
  43. Lwasa, S. (2015). A systematic review of research on climate change adaptation policy and practice in Africa and South Asia deltas. Regional Environmental Change, 15(5), 815-824.
  44. Lwasa, S., Mugagga, F., Wahab, B., Simon, D., Connors, J. P., & Griffith, C. (2015). A meta-analysis of urban and peri-urban agriculture and forestry in mediating climate change. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability,13, 68-73.
  45. Lwasa, S. (2015). Urban Governance and Poverty Reduction in Uganda: Lessons from Foreign Aid Regime of Local Government Development Program. Current Urban Studies, 3(01), 25.
  46. Solecki, W., Seto, K.C., Balk, D., Bigio, A., Boone, C.G., Creutzig, F., Fragkias, M., Lwasa, S., Marcotullio, P., Romero-Lankao, P. and Zwickel, T. (2015). A conceptual framework for an urban areas typology to integrate climate change mitigation and adaptation. Urban Climate, 14, 116-137.
  47. Varga, C., Pearl, D. L., McEwen, S. A., Sargeant, J. M., Pollari, F., & Guerin, M. T. (2015). Spatial-temporal epidemiology of human Salmonella Enteritidis infections with major phage types (PTs 1, 4, 5b, 8, 13, and 13a) in Ontario, Canada, 2008–2009.BMC public health, 15(1), 1.
  48. Ng, V., & Sargeant, J. M. (2015). Prioritizing Zoonotic Diseases: Differences in Perspectives Between Human and Animal Health Professionals in North America. Zoonoses and public health.
  49. Durkalec, A., Furgal, C., Skinner, M. W., & Sheldon, T. (2015). Climate change influences on environment as a determinant of Indigenous health: Relationships to place, sea ice, and health in an Inuit community. Social Science & Medicine, 136, 17-26.
  50. Daley, K., Castleden, H., Jamieson, R., Furgal, C., & Ell, L. (2015). Water systems, sanitation, and public health risks in remote communities: Inuit resident perspectives from the Canadian Arctic. Social Science & Medicine,135, 124-132.
  51. Nanyunja, J., Jacxsens, L., Kirezieva, K., Kaaya, A. N., Uyttendaele, M., & Luning, P. A. (2015). Assessing the status of food safety management systems for fresh produce production in east africa: Evidence from certified green bean farms in Kenya and noncertified hot pepper farms in Uganda.Journal of Food Protection®78(6), 1081-1089.
  52. Kaya-Celiker, H., Mallikarjunan, P. K., & Kaaya, A. (2015). Mid-infrared spectroscopy for discrimination and classification of Aspergillus spp. contamination in peanuts. Food Control52, 103-111.
  53. Nanyunja, J., Jacxsens, L., Kirezieva, K., Kaaya, A. N., Uyttendaele, M., & Luning, P. A. (2015). Shift In performance of food safety management systems in supply chains: case of green bean chain in Kenya versus hot pepper chain in Uganda. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture.
  54. Fungo, R., Muyonga, J., Kaaya, A., Okia, C., Tieguhong, J. C., & Baidu‐Forson, J. J. (2015). Nutrients and bioactive compounds content of Baillonella toxisperma, Trichoscypha abut and Pentaclethra macrophylla from Cameroon. Food science & nutrition3(4), 292-301.