ABRAHAM VERGHESE

2009: The Ideals of Medicine, Unchanged Since Antiquity

Physician and author of the acclaimed novel CUTTING FOR STONE, ABRAHAM VERGHESE shares the compelling personal journey that brought him to the study of medicine. He talks about how his beliefs about medicine were shaped by its practice and informed by imaginative literature, why he views the health care crisis as a crisis of physician faith, and what it will take to regain what he believes has been lost.

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