06 May Video: “Heart to Heart: Dr. Sandeep Jauhar in Conversation with Dr. Victoria Sweet”
“UCSF Archives & Special Collections and the Health Humanities and Social Advocacy Initiative present cardiologist and author Dr. Sandeep Jauhar in conversation with UCSF’s Guggenheim award-winning doctor-writer Victoria Sweet. In his latest book Heart: A History, Dr. Jauhar tells the colorful and little-known story of the doctors who risked their careers and the patients who risked their lives to know and heal our most vital organ. It has been praised as ‘gripping… (and) strange and captivating’ by The New York Times, ‘fascinating’ by The Washington Post, and ‘poignant and chattily erudite’ by The Wall Street Journal.
A practicing cardiologist, Dr. Sandeep Jauhar is currently a contributing opinion writer for The New York Times. He has appeared frequently on National Public Radio, CNN, and MSNBC to discuss issues related to medicine, and his essays have also been published in The Wall Street Journal, Time, and Slate. Dr. Jauhar is also the author of Intern: A Doctor’s Initiation and Doctored: The Disillusionment of an American Physician…”Watch