Elizabeth Joseph

Elizabeth Joseph, ARNP, MPH is a Nurse Educator at a local hospital. On January 11, 2020 she participated in the 5th Annual Community Health & Wellness Fair “Healthy People Healthy Planet” to lead a discussion on the effects of climate change and health. She elaborated how the climate crisis has affected health through a range of pathways, such as increased frequency and intensity of heat waves leading to heat strokes. Furthermore, she addressed how the climate crisis has an effect on air pollution, emphasizing how these threat multipliers affect vulnerable societies globally.