Ali Gorman, R.N.
Ali Gorman, R.N. joined Action News in March 2008 as the Health and Medical Reporter.

Ali grew up in South Jersey and graduated from Eastern High School in Voorhees, New Jersey. She then went on to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree from Georgetown University.

Ali worked as a registered nurse for several years and served as a Nurse Corps officer in the U.S. Navy before going back to school to earn her Master's Degree at Northwestern's Medill School of Journalism.

Before returning to work for her hometown station, Ali was a reporter in Jacksonville, Florida where she covered everything from wildfires to death penalty court proceedings to the discovery of a blood test that may be able to predict Alzheimer's Disease. Ali's journalism career also included a stop in Lansing, Michigan.

Ali's work at 6abc included a medical mission to Haiti where she volunteered at a clinic in Port-au-Prince. When Ali is not reporting on the latest medical news, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, trying new fitness programs, reading and traveling.

Ali Gorman has today's health tip on kids and colds.
It's common for parents to want to take their kids down slides on the playground, but some doctors say that practice is a slippery slope to injuring your child.
September 15 is National Concussion Awareness Day. Prevention efforts and detecting problems have gotten better, but there are still some misconceptions.
It may feel like summer, but make no mistake - flu season is almost here.
A 33-year-old 2-time cancer survivor is training for the Philadelphia Rock'N'Roll Half Marathon to raise money for American Association for Cancer Research.