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Do No Harm: Medical Practices Re-Examined


These two authors from very distinct backgrounds will discuss the changes and uncertainties in medical practice.


Panelists
Kristin Pothier

Kristin is a managing director of Parthenon-EY and global head of the life sciences practice. She is a noted speaker, workshop leader and writer in the life sciences industry. She is also a leader in clinical laboratory and medical innovation, developing product and service strategies with on-the-ground experience in North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia, India, the Middle East and Caribbean....

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Elizabeth Silver

Elizabeth Silver’s beautiful and unflinchingly honest memoir, "The Tincture of Time: A Memoir of (Medical) Uncertainty," begins when her newborn daughter, Abby, has a severe and unexplained stroke. As Silver chronicles her daughter’s difficult first year, which is full of medical tests, doctors’ opinions and sleepless nights, she interweaves a sophisticated meditation on the reality of uncertainty in medicine....

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Books:
The Radium Girls
Kate Moore
Health & Fitness
Sourcebooks
May 2017
ISBN 9781492649359
Hardcover, 480 pages
$26.99, INSTOCK
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The incredible true story of the women who fought America's Undark danger The Curies' newly discovered element of radium makes gleaming headlines across the nation as the fresh face of beauty, and wonder drug of the medical community. More/less

Personalizing Precision Medicine
Kristin Pothier
Medical
John Wiley & Sons
September 2017
ISBN 9781118792117
Paperback, 272 pages
$29.95, INSTOCK
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The author uses decades of experience and interviews with experts in precision medicine to explain past, present, and future of precision medicine. More/less

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