Sabrina McCormick

Sabrina McCormick, Ph.D., is a sociologist and filmmaker who investigates climate mitigation and adaptation, including how and why U.S. cities act on climate change and the risks of extreme heat exposure in cities. Sabrina has directed and produced several award-winning films, including No Family Hisotry, A Good Egg, and segments of Showtime’s The Years of Living Dangerously, which won the Emmy for Best Documentary Series in 2014. The author of two books and 40+ articles and book chapters, Sabrina has been a Robert Wood Johnson Health & Society Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania and a AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellow at the Environmental Protection Agency. She is an Associate Professor in George Washington University’s Milken Institute School of Public Health and a Senior Fellow at the Wharton Risk and Decision Center.