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 | 2017-10-01T14:53:12+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|About the Author, Past Books|0 Comments

January Book Review: Look Me In the Eye

“So I’m not defective. In fact, in recent years I have started to see that we Aspergians are better than normal! And now it seems as though scientists agree: Recent articles suggest that a touch of Asperger’s is an essential part of much creative genius.” ~ John Elder Robison, Look Me in the Eye – [...]

By | 2017-10-01T14:55:08+00:00 January 1st, 2017|Past Books|1 Comment

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

About The Author: Helen Garner

Helen Garner was born in 1942 in Geelong, and was educated there and at Melbourne University. She taught in Victorian secondary schools until 1972, when she was dismissed for answering her students’ questions about sex, and had to start writing journalism for a living. Helen is known for incorporating and adapting her personal experiences in [...]

By | 2017-02-02T02:15:58+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Past Books|0 Comments

How Doctors Think Twitter Chat

You might not have been able to follow or contribute to our Doctors Book Club for October, but you can still read back through the discussion. The following is the transcript from the How Doctors Think Twitter chat. #dbcOct [View the story "October 2016 @DoctorsBookClub Twitter Chat" on Storify]

By | 2017-02-02T02:16:19+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Past Books|0 Comments

Beyond the Book: How Doctors Think

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By | 2016-12-16T04:58:49+00:00 October 1st, 2016|Beyond the Book, Past Books|0 Comments