M.A., California State University, Sacramento, Sacramento, California, 1985
B.A., LIU Southampton, Southampton, NY, 1972
University of California, Davis, Davis, CA, 1996
University of California, Davis, Davis, CA, 1999
American Thoracic Society
Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists
International Society for Environmental Epidemiology
Select Honors and Awards:
Superior Accomplishment Award: State of California, Air Resources Board Recognition for conceptualization/implementation of Vulnerable Populations Research Program., 2000
Sustained Superior Accomplishment Award: State of California, Air Resources Board Recognition for development of the Long-term Exposure Health Effects Research Program, and the Southern California Children's Health Study., 1993
Select Recent Publications:
Eckel SP, Louis TA, Chaves PHM, Fried LP, Margolis HG. Modification by Frailty Status of Ambient Air Pollution Effects on Lung Function in Older Adults in the Cardiovascular Health Study. American Journal of Epidemiology. 176(3):214-223, 2012.
Pinkerton KE, Rom WN, Akpinar-Elci M, Balmes JR, Bayram H., Brandli O, Hollingsworth JW, Kinney PL, Margolis HG, Martin WJ, Sasser EN, Smith KR, Takaro TK; on behalf of the American Thoracic Society Environmental Health Policy Committee. An Official American Thoracic Society Workshop Report: Climate Change and Human Health. Proc Am Thorac Soc. 9 (1): 3–8, 2012.
Reid CE, Mann JK, Alfasso R, English PB, King GC, Lincoln RA, Margolis HG, Rubado DJ, Sabato JE, West NL, Woods B, Navarro KM, Balmes, JR. Evaluation of a Heat Vulnerability Index on Abnormally Hot Days: an Environmental Public Health Tracking study. Environ Health Perspect : Online: 31 January 2012.
Shih RA, Griffin BA, Salkowski N, Jewell A, Eibner, C, Bird CE, Liao D, Cushman M, Margolis HG, Eaton CB, Whitsel EA. Ambient Particulate Matter Air Pollution and Venous Thromboembolism in the Women’s Health Initiative Hormone Therapy Trials. Environ Health Perspect: 119:326-331, 2011.
Gershunov A, Johnston Z, Margolis HG, Guirguis K. The California Heat Wave 2006 with Impacts on Statewide Medical Emergency: A space-time analysis. Geography Research Forum. 31: 53-69, 2011.
Mann JK, Balmes JR, Bruckner TA, Mortimer KM, Margolis HG, Pratt B, Hammond SK, Lurmann FW, Tager IB. Short-Term Effects of Air Pollution on Wheeze in Asthmatic Children in Fresno, California. Environ Health Perspect 118:1497–1502, 2010.
Margolis HG, Mann, J.K., Lurmann, F.W., Mortimer, K.M., Balmes, J.R., Hammond, S.K., Tager, I.B. Altered pulmonary function among children with asthma associated with highway traffic near residence. International J. of Environmental Health Research. 19(2):139-155, 2009.
Knowlton K, Rotkin-Ellman M, King G, Margolis HG, Smith D, Solomon G, Trent R, English P. The 2006 California heat wave: impacts on hospitalizations and emergency department visits. Environ. Health Perspectives. 117(1):61-7, 2009.
Jiang, R., Burke GL, Enright PL, Newman AB, Margolis HG, Cushman M, Tracy RP, Wang Y, Kronmal RA, Barr RG. Inflammatory Markers and Longitudinal Lung Function Decline in the Elderly. American Journal of Epidemiology. 168 (6):602-610, 2008
Salam MT, Margolis HG, McConnell R, McGregor JA, Avol EL, Gilliland FD. Mode of delivery is associated with asthma and allergy occurrences in children. Annals of Epidemiology. 16:341-346, 2006.