Renowned physician and best-selling author Dr. Abraham Verghese, MD, is the keynote speaker at the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine’s 5th Annual Medical-Spirituality Conference on April 11 at the Sinclair Community College David H. Ponitz Center.
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What: Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine 5th Annual Medical-Spirituality Conference featuring Dr. Abraham Verghese, M.D. and Dr. Christina Puchalski M.D. and open to the public
When: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 11
Where: Sinclair Community College David H. Ponitz Center, 444 W. Third St., Dayton.
For more information or to register, visit www.med.wright.edu/med-spirit
About the speakers
Dr. Abraham Verghese, MD, is well-known for his dedication to patient-centered care and advocacy on behalf of his patients. He is professor for the theory and practice of medicine and senior associate chairman of the Department of Internal Medicine at the Stanford University School of Medicine in Palo Alto, Calif. His debut novel, “Cutting for Stone,” remains on the New York Times best seller list.
Christina Puchalski, MD, of the George Washington Institute of Spirituality and Health at George Washington University in Washington, D.C., will also speak at the conference, which is being sponsored by WSU Boonshoft School of Medicine, Gandhi GI and Premier Health and Hospice of Dayton.