Hurricane Harvey Registry

The Harvey registry is committed to better understanding the health and housing effects of major storms.

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Help inform strategies and interventions for future storms by joining the Harvey registry. Participants take on average about 10 minutes to complete this survey.

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What is included in the Registry?

A collection of short surveys dedicated to health and housing issues resulting from Hurricane Harvey and other major storms.

Why should I take the Registry's survey?

Measuring who is being impacted and in what ways will help to:
  • serve and inform impacted communities
  • direct continuing recovery efforts
  • plan for the future.

Who should complete the Registry's survey?

Any adult in the impact zone of a major storm. Your answers are important to us whether you were impacted severely, lightly, or not at all.

If there is more than one adult per household, we ask that each adult complete the survey individually.

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In The News

  1. Houston Chronicle: Harvey registry will track Imelda’s impacts

  2. The National Tribune: Imelda data will add impact to Hurricane Harvey Registry

  3. Rice News: Imelda data will add impact to Hurricane Harvey Registry

  4. Community Impact Newspaper: Hurricane Harvey-caused homelessness lingers in Harris County 2 years later

  5. Telemundo Houston: Hurricane Harvey Registry Community Forum (in Spanish)

  6. Texas Climate News: Health after Harvey: The lingering stress and distress of a major hurricane

  7. Rice News: Telemundo convenes Hurricane Harvey Registry panel at Rice

  8. Houston Chronicle: Harvey registry expanded to include May rains

  9. Houston Health Department: Hurricane Harvey Registry Report Media Coverage

  10. TMC News: Hurricane Harvey Registry tracks long-term impact of unprecedented flooding

  11. Houston Rockets: Message from Gerald Green

  12. KRBE: Dr. Elena Craft talks about the Hurricane Harvey Registry on Around H-Town

  13. Weather Channel: Provost Marie Lynn Miranda discusses Hurricane Harvey Registry

  14. Fox 26: Provost Miranda talks about the Harvey Registry

  15. Houston Chronicle: Speak up about Hurricane Harvey through survey

  16. Dallas News: Impact of Hurricane Harvey on health, environment still a concern a year later

  17. Houston Chronicle: Tell Harvey’s impact to researchers [Opinion]

  18. One Breath Partnership: Just Launched: The Hurricane Harvey Health Registry, Measuring Harvey's Impact on Houston's Health

  19. Texas Tribune: New health survey aims to quantify Hurricane Harvey's physical, mental toll

  20. Environmental Defense Fund: Houston Partners Announce Launch of Post-Harvey Health Registry

  21. Houston Chronicle: Harvey registry will track storm’s health toll

Chambers County Health Department Link Environmental Defense Fund Link Fort Bend County Link Harris County Public Health Link
Houston Health Department Link Montgomery County Department Link Victoria Office of Emergency Management Link Rice University Link
Cullen Trust for Healthcare Link National Institute of Health Link
This project is led by Dr. Marie Lynn Miranda from Rice University.

This research study has been reviewed and approved by Rice University Institutional Review Board. For questions about the study, or if you have complaints, concerns or suggestions, you may contact Dr. Marie Lynn Miranda or Rashida Callender at For questions about your rights as a research participant, or to discuss problems, concerns or suggestions related to the research, or to obtain information or offer input about the research, you should contact the Compliance Administrator at Rice University. Email: or Telephone: 713-348-3586. Please reference Rice IRB Number IRB-FY2018-95.

The Hurricane Harvey Registry is a joint venture of Chambers County, Environmental Defense Fund, Fort Bend County Health & Human Services, Harris County Public Health Department, Houston Health Department, Montgomery County, Victoria Emergency Management, Corpus Christi Nueces County Public Health District, and Rice University. It is funded by the Environmental Defense Fund, the Cullen Trust for Healthcare, and the National Institutes of Health. Please send any comments or questions to -- Privacy Policy -- v1.13