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About the Author: Siddhartha Mukherjee

Hematologist, oncologist and author Siddhartha Mukherjee was born in New Delhi, India in 1970. In 1989. As a biology major at Stanford University, he worked in Nobel Laureate Paul Berg's laboratory, defining cellular genes that change the behaviours of cancer cells. He completed his B.S. degree in 1993. From there, Mukherjee attended the University of Oxford where he [...]

By | 2017-06-26T21:09:45+00:00 June 26th, 2017|About the Author, Book of the Month|0 Comments

About the Author: Eric Topol

Eric's Bio from Leigh Bureau Healthcare today is in the midst of a thrilling transformation: the rise of digital medicine. Mobile technology and cheaper gene sequencing are opening the door to a whole new kind of care. Patients, who have tools as good as their doctors, are becoming true partners in caring for themselves. Portable devices are [...]

By | 2017-04-03T03:22:19+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|About the Author, Book of the Month|0 Comments

Beyond the Book: Look Me In The Eye

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By | 2017-04-03T03:23:36+00:00 January 1st, 2017|Beyond the Book, Past Books|0 Comments

November Book Review: The Spare Room

Like grief there are stages to tackling a terminal disease, both as the patient diagnosed and as a loved one trying to care for them. It is justifiably difficulty on both ends, but even more so if one gets held up on a stage and refuses to proceed. Helen Garner's novel "The Spare Room" gives [...]

By | 2017-02-02T02:20:54+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Past Books|0 Comments