About Us

Many researchers contributed articles and data. Others provided guidance and support in their respective fields of expertise. Our three workshops were well attended and provided an opportunity for our advisory group's feedback. We are now undergoing the process of review.

Main Contacts
If you need help or have questions regarding the project, data, or future directions of our program. Please contact:

 HEED MD Director
428 Forest Ave. Teaneck, NJ 07666
benjaminhsherman at gmail.com
Phone: 201-530-0446

Associate Director CHGE Harvard Medical School
Email:Paul_Epstein @ hms.harvard.edu
Phone:(617) 432-0493
Fax:(617) 495-5672

Benjamin H. Sherman

Paul R. Epstein

Collaborating Researchers Add your Name
Affiliated researchers
workshop attendees

Alonso Aguirre Wildlife Preservation Trust International - Columbia Univ.

Donald Anderson Woods Hole Oceanographic Inst.

Benno Blumenthal Lamont Doherty Earth Obs.

JoAnn Burkholder North Carolina State University

Mark Cane Lamont Doherty Earth Obs.

Rita R. Colwell University of Maryland

Gene Feldman NASA, Goddard Space Center

Timothy E. Ford Harvard School of Public Health

William Fisher Environmetal Protection Agency

Norbert Jaworski Environmental Protection Agency

Tom Karl National Climatic Data Center

Bruce Keafer Woods Hole Oceanographic Inst.

Thomas Kelly Office of Sustainabiltiy Programs Univ. New Hampshire

Jan H. Landsberg Florida Marine Research Inst.

David Lavigne University of Guelph, Canada

James J. McCarthy Harvard University

Bruce McKay Seaweb: Pew Charitable Trusts

Rob Quayle National Climatic Data Center

Kenneth Sherman National Marine Fisheries Serv.

Theodore Smayda University of Rhode Island

Patricia A. Tester National Marine Fisheries Serv.

Ernest Williams University of Puerto Rico

Grayson Wood National Marine Fisheries Serv.

James Yoder University of Rhode Island

 
  FirstName LastName WorkPhone E-mail Taxa_of_interest

Sarah

Adams

(410) 767-6710

 

human

Michelle

Aldenderfer

(912) 264-7218

michelle@d nrcrd.dnr.st ate.ga.us

ecology

Claudio

Almeida

(202) 861-3193

calmeida@ paho.org

human

Sean

Altekruse

(404) 639-3378

 

human

Donald

Anderson

(508) 289-2351

danderson @whoi.edu

algae

Kathy

Anthony

(800) 643-4794

 

human

Jack

Azate

(518) 458-6706

 

human

Dan

Baden

(305) 361-4738

dbaden@rs mas.miami. edu

human

Andrew

Bakun

(395) 225-6463

andrew.bak un@fao.org

fish

Jody

Baldy

(904) 922-0872

 

human

Elizabeth

Barrett

(804) 786-6261

 

human

Laurie

Bean

(207) 633-9555

laurie.bean @state.me. us

human

Geoff

Beckett

(207) 287-3747

beck100W @wonder.e m.cdc.gov

human

Alexander von

Bismarck

0

 

marine mammal

Benno

Blumenthal

(914) 365-8350

benno@la mont.ldeo.c olumbia.ed u

climate

Joanna

Boettinger

(410) 267-5756

boettinger.j oanna@ep amail.epa.g ov

fish

Louise

Borden

(404) 639-2709

 

human

Les

Branch

(804) 786-6261

 

human

Jean

Brender

(512) 458-7676

 

human

Marla Jo

Brickman

(212) 769-5942

brickman@ amnh.org

public relation

Tim

Broadbent

(617) 983-6820

 

human

JoAnn

Burkholder

(919) 515-2726

joann_burk holder@nc su.edu

algae

Karen

Burnett

(803) 762-5532

 

human

Amy

Burns

(603) 721-4669

 

human

Dave

Buzan

   

algae

Lewis

Byrd

(334) 432-7618

 

human

Michael

Cambridge

(518) 458-6706

 

human

Janet W.

Campbell

(603) 862-1070

campbell@ kelvin.unh.e du

 

Mark

Cane

(914) 365-8344

mcane@la mont.ldeo.c olumbia.ed u

climate

Sarah

Chasis

(212) 727-2700

 

human

Russ

Clift

(617) 624-5320

 

development

Rita R.

Colwell

(301) 403-0501

 

algae

Paul

Comar

(803) 762-8500

 

human

Richard E.

Crawford

(508) 457-0495

 

ecology

Bob

Croonenbe rghs

(804) 786-7937

 

human

Zygmunt

Dembeck

(860) 509-7995

 

human

James A.

Dobbin

(703) 255-1170

dobbin@mi ndspring.co m

 

Al

Donor

(516) 571-2353

 

human

Quay

Dortch

(504) 851-2800

 

algae

John

Dunbar

 

dunbarjb@ smtpgw2.m usc.edu

human

Christopher L.

Dyer

(401) 874-2596

 

historical data

Greg

Early

(617) 973-5246

gearly@nea q.org

marine mammal

Paul R.

Epstein

(617) 432-0493

pepstein@ hms.harvard.ed u

human

Gladys

Escalona

(787) 766-9695

 

human

Pat

Fair

 

Pat.Fair@n oaa.gov

human

Gene

Feldman

(301) 286-9428

gene@sea wifs.gsfc.na sa.gov

remote sensing

William

Fisher

(850) 934-9394

william.fisher@epa.gov

development

Lora

Fleming

(305) 243-5912

lfleming@m ednet.med. miami.edu

human

Timothy E.

Ford

(617) 432-3434

ford@deas. harvard.edu

human

Timothy W.

Foresman

(410) 455-3149

foresman@ umbc.edu

development

Milton

Friend

(608) 264-5411

milton_frien d@nbs.gov

bird

Tom

Furgalack

(860) 509-7294

 

human

George

Gaige

(516) 571-3697

 

human

Kathleen

Genesheim er

(207) 287-5301

 

human

Raymond

Greenberg

(803) 792-3031

 

human

Patty

Griffin

(404) 639-3384

 

human

David

Griffith

(919) 752-2409

 

historical data

Thomas A.

Grigalunas

(401) 874-4572

grig@uriac c.uri.edu

economics

Frank

Guido

(914) 633-1330

 

human

Jack

Guzewich

(202) 205-8140

 

human

Sherwood

Hall

   

human

Roberta

Hammond

(904) 414-0164

 

human

Claudia

Harper

 

charper@o pal.tufts.ed u

marine mammal

Leroy

Hathcock

(302) 739-4700

 

human

Raymond

Hayes

(202) 806-6282

 

coral

Michael

Helfert

(803) 737-0800

helfert@wa ter.dnr.state .sc.us

human

Olga

Henao

(334) 206-5971

 

human

Thomas

Herrington

     

Jamison

Higgins

(301) 713-3000

 

mollusc

Gary

Hlady

   

human

Fred

Holland

(803) 762-5107

 

human

Richard

Hopkins

(904) 488-2905

richard_ho pkins@dcf. state.fl.us

human

Brian

Hughes

(334) 206-5973

 

human

John

Hurst

(207) 633-9570

 

human

John

Jacobs

(516) 571-2353

 

human

Norbert

Jaworski

   

ecology

Suzanne

Jenkins

(804) 786-6261

 

human

Bruce

Keafer

(508) 289-2509

bkeafer@cl iff.WHOI.e du

algae

John L.

Kermond

(301) 427-2089

kermond@ ogp.noaa.g ov

development

Stephanie

Kordick

(919) 733-3419

 

human

Amelia

La Barbera

(589) 331-7557

 

human

Eric

Lacy

(803) 792-3549

lacyer@mu sc.edu

human

Jan

Landsberg

(813) 896-8626

landsberg_j @sellers.de p.state.fl.us

fish

Larry

Langham

(212) 769-5463

langham@a mnh.org

public relation

Amy

Langston

(503) 731-879

  6

David

Lavigne

(519) 767-2548

 

marine mammal

Steve

Leatherman

(301) 405-4059

sl9@umail. umd.edu

human

Dot

Leonard

(410) 260-8250

 

human

Ron

Levine

   

human

Ted

Loder

(603) 862-3151

 

ecology

J.P.

Lofgren

(334) 613-5347

 

human

Kent

MacDougal

(803) 762-5540

 

human

Martha E.

Maiden

(301) 286-0012

martha.mai den@gsfc.n asa.gov

development

Deana

Martinez de Jesus

(713) 439-6000

 

human

Pat

Mashar

(860) 509-7994

 

human

Jaime

Matta

 

103650.17 13@compu serve.com

human

Patty

McAuley

(401) 277-2231

 

human

James

McCarthy

(617) 495-2330

jmccarthy @oeb.harv ard.edu

ecology

Newt

McCormic k

(919) 715-7394

 

human

Larry

McEachron

(512) 729-2328

 

algae

Louise

McFarland

(504) 568-5005

 

human

Bruce

McKay

(514) 598-8030

bmckay@i gc.org

development

Whit

McMillan

(803) 762-5437

 

ecology

Dale

Morse

(518) 473-4959

 

human

Michael

Moser

   

human

Linda

Mouradjian

(401) 277-2577

 

human

Jerrold

Mulnick

(718) 965-5071

 

human

Chris

Mutrie

   

development

David

Nettleship

(902) 426-3274

david.nettle ship@ec.gc .ca

bird

Edward

Noga

(919) 829-4236

enoga@sn1 .cvm.ncsu.e du

fish

Catherine N.

Norton

(508) 548-3705

cnorton@m bl.edu

development

Robert

Nuzzi

(516) 852-2082

 

algae

James J.

O'Brien

   

climate

John

Ogden

(813) 893-9100

jogden@se as.marine.u sf.edu

all

Stephen

Olsen

   

ecology

Paul

Olsen

(609) 292-0427

polsen@de p.state.nj.us

algae

Mike

Ordner

   

human

Charles de

Ouefeldt

(516) 444-0475

 

human

Bill

Paint

   

human

Neal

Palafox

(808) 625-2265

 

human

 

 

 

 

 

Mary Corliss

Pearl

(212) 854-8183

mcp14@co lumbia.edu

development

Chris M.

Piehler

(504) 765-0671

 

fish

Mark

Pokras

(508) 839-7918

 

bird

Sandip

Prasad

(617) 493-7334

 

development

Robert

Quayle

(704) 271-4245

rquayle@n cdc.noaa.g ov

climate

Stan

Radcliffe

(202) 205-5461

 

human

John

Ramsdell

(803) 762-5534

 

human

Beverly

Ray

(512) 458-7328

bray@disc on.tdh.tx.us

human

Dave

Remsen

(508) 548-3705

 

development

Scott

Rippey

(202) 418-3174

 

human

Raymond

Rodriguez

(212) 727-4424

rrodriguez @nrdc.org

human

Dale

Rohn

(410) 767-6701

 

human

Alphonso

Ruiz

(202) 974-3000

 

human

Keith

Sabin

(404) 639-2709

 

human

Roger

Sanchez

(210) 207-8780

rsanchez@ ci.sat.tx.us

human

Peter

Sattler

(212) 582-0380

 

human

Geoff

Scott

(803) 762-8508

 

human

Lynn

Seahulster

(404) 639-2321

 

human

Ernie

Seneca

(919) 733-7015

 

human

Roger

Shapiro

(404) 639-2206

 

human

Benjamin H.

Sherman

(617) 496-0501

bsherman @fas.harva rd.edu

development

Kenneth

Sherman

(401) 782-3200

 

advisor

Frederick

Short

(603) 862-2175

fts@christa. unh.edu

seagrass

Theodore

Smayda

(401) 874-6171

 

algae

Greg

Smith

(919) 733-3410

 

human

Andy

Solow

(508) 289-2746

asolow@w hoi.edu

economics

Rose Ann

Soloway

(202) 362-7217

 

human

Faye

Sorhage

(609) 588-3121

 

human

Karen

Steidinger

   

algae

Craig

Stephen

(250) 741-2300

cch@mala. bc.ca

development

Dean

Stockwell

(512) 749-6705

 

algae

Donald de

Sylva

(305) 361-4619

ddesylva@ rasmas.mia mi.edu

human

Robert

Tauxe

(404) 639-2206

 

human

Jeff

Taylor

(512) 458-7676

jtaylor@dis con.tdh.stat e.tx.us

human

Ken

Tenore

(410) 326-7242

 

development

Patricia

Tester

(919) 728-8792

ptester@ha tteras.bea.n mfs.gov

algae

Richard

Thompson

(512) 719-0215

 

human

Ewen

Todd

(613) 957-0887

 

human

Nancy L.

Webb

(409) 245-4100

n-webb@t amu.edu

algae

Richard

Weissman

(305) 585-5251

 

human

Ian

Whyte

(604) 756-7007

whytei@pb s.dfo.ca

algae

Kirk

Wiles

(512) 719-0215

 

human

Luann

Williams

   

human

Ernest

Williams

(787) 899-2048

lucy@darw in.upr.clu.e du

coral

Grayson

Wood

(401) 782-3286

 

remote sensing

Jeremy

Woodley

 

woodley@ uwimona.e du.jm

all

Jeff

Wright

(902) 426-8275

 

human

James

Yoder

   

remote sensing