Christopher Heaney, PhD
- Director, Johns Hopkins Environmental Health Microbiology and Immunology Laboratory (EHMIL)
- Assistant Professor
Center & Institute Affiliations
- Education and Research Center for Occupational Safety and Health, Johns Hopkins
- Global Health, Center for
- Livable Future, Johns Hopkins Center for a (CLF)
- Water Institute, The Johns Hopkins University
615 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21205
PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2008
MS, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2004
Occupational and environmental health
Water and health
Global climate change
Community-based participatory research
Honors and Awards
W.K. Kellogg Health Scholar - Community Track, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 2009-2011
Steve Wing International Academic Environmental Justice Award
Sigma Xi International Scientific Research Honor Society
- Environmental epidemiology Occupational and environmental health Infectious diseases Water and health Global climate change Community-based participatory research
Heaney CD†, Kmush B*, Navas-Acien A, Francesconi K, Schulze K, Fairweather D, Nelson K, Klein S, Li W, Ali H, Shaikh S, Merrill R, Wu L, West K, Christian P, Labrique A. Arsenic exposure and susceptibility to hepatitis E virus infection during pregnancy. Environmental Research. 142 273–280. 2015. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2015.07.004
Rinsky JR, Nadimpalli M, Wing S, Hall D, Baron D, Price LB, Larsen J, Stegger M, Stewart J, and Heaney CD. Livestock-associated methicillin and multidrug resistant Staphylococcus aureus is present among industrial, not antibiotic-free livestock operation workers in North Carolina. PLOS ONE. 2013; 8(7):e67641.
Heaney CD, Wing S, Wilson SM, Campbell RL, Caldwell D, Hopkins B, O’Shea S, Yeatts K. Public infrastructure disparities and the microbiological and chemical safety of drinking and surface water supplies in a community bordering a landfill. J. Environ. Health. 2013; 75(10):24-36.
Heaney CD, Sams E, Dufour A, Brenner K, Haugland R, Wymer L, Wing S, Marshall S, Serre M, Love D, Noble R, Wade TJ. Fecal indicators in sand, sand contact, and risk of enteric illness among beach-goers. Epidemiology. 2012;23(1):95–106.
Heaney CD, Wing S, Campbell RL, Caldwell D, Hopkins B, Richardson D, Yeatts K. Relation between malodor, ambient hydrogen sulfide, and health in a community bordering a landfill. Environ. Res. 2011;111(6):847-52.
- Health impacts of industrial poultry production
- Preventing community-associated methicillin and multidrug-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in infants and young children
- The impact of intensive livestock production on the disease ecology of antibiotic resistant and pathogenic Staphylococcus
- The impact of intensive livestock production on the disease ecology of antibiotic resistant Staphylococcus