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Dr Ariana Zeka

Dr Ariana Zeka


Dr Ariana Zeka is a Lecturer in Epidemiology and Public Health at the Institute. Her research interests are wide and cover several areas of population and environmental health field including: the health effects of environmental exposures; study of social and economic determinants of health; evaluation of public policy on population health outcomes; advancing epidemiologic methods; and exposure assessment and modelling for health studies. 



2011              PGCert, Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education

                       Brunel University London, United Kongdom


2003-2006   Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Epidemiology

                       Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk Program, Environmental Health Department,

                       Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA


2003              ScD, Doctor of Science, Epidemiology

                       University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA


2002              Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Epidemiology

                       Environmental Epidemiology Unit,

                       International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France


1998              MSc, Master of Science in Environmental Sciences and Policy

                       University of Manchester, United Kingdom


1994              MD, Degree in Medicine (Medical Doctor)

                       Faculty of Medicine, University of Tirana, Albania 


Newest selected publications

Vicedo-Cabrera, AM., Guo, Y., Sera, F., Huber, V., Schleussner, CF., Mitchell, D., et al. (2018) 'Temperature-related mortality impacts under and beyond Paris Agreement climate change scenarios'. Climatic Change, 150 (3-4). pp. 391 - 402. ISSN: 0165-0009

Journal article

Guo, Y., Gasparrini, A., Li, S., Sera, F., Vicedo-Cabrera, AM., de Sousa Zanotti Stagliorio Coelho, M., et al. (2018) 'Quantifying excess deaths related to heatwaves under climate change scenarios: A multicountry time series modelling study'. PLoS Medicine, 15 (7). ISSN: 1549-1277

Journal article

Vicedo-Cabrera, AM., Sera, F., Guo, Y., Chung, Y., Arbuthnott, K., Tong, S., et al. (2018) 'A multi-country analysis on potential adaptive mechanisms to cold and heat in a changing climate'. Environment International, 111. pp. 239 - 246. ISSN: 0160-4120

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Gasparrini, A., Guo, Y., Sera, F., Vicedo-Cabrera, AM., Huber, V., Tong, S., et al. (2017) 'Projections of temperature-related excess mortality under climate change scenarios'. The Lancet Planetary Health, 1 (9). pp. e360 - e367. ISSN: 2542-5196 Open Access Link

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Lee, W., Bell, ML., Gasparrini, A., Armstrong, BG., Sera, F., Hwang, S., et al. (2017) 'Mortality burden of diurnal temperature range and its temporal changes: A multi-country study'. Environment International, 110. pp. 123 - 130. ISSN: 0160-4120

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