These two authors from very distinct backgrounds will discuss the changes and uncertainties in medical practice.
|Where:||Science City - Main Stage (Seats 195) |
|When:||Sun, Mar 11, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm|
|Signing area:||Signing Area - Flandrau BookStore (Science City) (following presentation)|
|Genre:||Science / Medicine / Technology|
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....
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....