Heart: A history - Sandeep Jauhar - Wellcome Book Prize Shortlist 2019

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Sandeep Jauhar is director of the Heart Failure Program at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. A first responder on 9/11, he is the New York Times bestselling author of two medical memoirs, Doctored: The disillusionment of an American physician and Intern: A doctor’s initiation. He is a contributing opinion writer for the New York Times. He lives on Long Island with his wife and their son and daughter. Heart: A history is his first book to be published in the UK. Jauhar was shortlisted for the 2019 Wellcome Book Prize for his book Heart: A history Recorded live at Wilton's Music Hall London in April 2019 at a special event with the shortlisted authors for the Wellcome Book Prize 2019. 5x15 brings together five outstanding individuals to tell of their lives, passions and inspirations. There are only two rules - no scripts and only 15 minutes each. Learn more about 5x15 events: 5x15stories.com Twitter: www.twitter.com/5x15stories Facebook: www.facebook.com/5x15stories Instagram: www.instagram.com/5x15stories

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