Alexandra Conforti expects to graduate in May 2022 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a minor in criminology and criminal justice. Conforti has interned at Times Media Group in Phoenix, and has experience with photo and social media.
PHOENIX – Concerns about the impact of the climate crisis on health are driving doctors, nurses, medical students and others to advocate for change. The American Medical Association recently declared climate change a public health crisis and said it would push for more policies meant to limit global warming.
PHOENIX – Health care workers have reached crisis levels of burnout, prompting the U.S. surgeon general to issue an advisory spotlighting the problem. U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy visited Phoenix recently to meet with health workers and find solutions.