National Book Discussion Webinars

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Date Nov 5, 2013
Time 8:00 PM EST
Cost Free
Online
When Doctors Don't Listen, Dr. Leana Wen
Join us for a Book Webinar with Dr. Leana Wen, emergency physician at Brigham & Women's / Massachusetts General Hospital, and former AMSA National President! Dr. Leana Wen is an emergency physician at Brigham & Women's/Massachusetts General Hospital, clinical fellow at Harvard Medical School, and a former Rhodes Scholar. Inspired by her own childhood illness and then her mother's long battle with cancer, Dr. Wen is passionate about guiding patients to advocate for better care. She has been featured in TIME, Newsweek, ABC News, NPR, CNN, The New York Times, Washington Post, Teen Vogue, and the award-winning HBO documentary Reporter. Dr. Wen speaks regularly across the U.S. and in Europe, Asia, and Africa to on simple yet effective ways for patients to take control of their health.

Meet popular writers and engage in discussion on hot topics in medicine. We will explore their personal opinions on patient-physician relationships, communication, professionalism, bioethical competence, and health policy.

 


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