Autumn Locklear

Climate Health Epidemiologist

Autumn Locklear serves as the Climate Health Epidemiologist within the Occupational & Environmental Epidemiology Branch of the North Carolina Division of Public Health. She analyzes heat-related illnesses from syndromic surveillance data to produce the Summer Heat Reports for the NC DPH. She also collaborates with community partners to develop heat-health interventions in North Carolina.


In collaboration with our partners, DHHS provides essential services to improve the health, safety and well-being of all North Carolinians.