Autumn Vogel is a fourth-year medical student at Penn State College of Medicine and a student representative on the board of Physicians for Social Responsibility. Distributed by OtherWords.org.
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Wednesday, February 06, 2019
I’m a Future Physician—My Patients’ Health Depends on Addressing Climate Change
As a fourth-year medical student, I’ve learned plenty about caring for patients with common illnesses and injuries. But as a native of fire-ravaged Northern California, and a student in Pennsylvania — where I hear regularly about communities torn apart by the natural gas industry — I can’t help but...