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Lecture: Danielle Ofri, MD, Author of "What Doctors Feel"

Date: 9/24/2013
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

NYU Bookstore
726 Broadway
New York, NY

Join us for a discussion with Danielle Ofri, MD, author of What Doctors Feel: How Emotions Affect The Practice of Medicine.

The stories in Ofri's book reveal the undeniable truth that emotions have a distinct effect on how doctors care for their patients. For both clinicians and patients, understanding what doctors feel can make all the difference in giving and getting the best medical care, curing as well as healing.

Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD, is an associate professor of medicine at New York University School of Medicine and a physician at Bellevue Hospital. She is the author of Singular Intimacies: Becoming a Doctor at Bellevue, Incidental Findings: Lessons from My Patients in the Art of Medicine, and Medicine in Translation: Journeys with My Patients. Ofri is a regular contributor to the New York Times' Well blog as well as its Science Times section.

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This event is free and open to the public on a first-come, first-seated basis.