Healthcare + Medicine Speakers

Our expert healthcare author speakers share personal stories, in-depth research, and lessons from medical history to challenge conventionally held ideas about care, compassion, policy, and more.

Dr. Sheri Fink

Pulitzer Prize-winning medical journalist and author of Five Days at Memorial, M.D. and Ph.D. from Stanford

Carl Zimmer

New York Times columnist and award-winning science journalist

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Dr. Nicole Avena

Acclaimed neuroscientist and expert on nutrition, diet, and food addiction

Marc Goodman

Global security advisor, futurist, and New York Times-bestselling author of Future Crimes

Dr. Shimi Kang, M.D.

Child and youth psychiatrist, human motivation expert, and author of the #1 bestsellers The Dolphin Way and The Self Motivated Kid

Howard Markel, M.D.

Medical historian, M.D., journalist, and award-winning author of An Anatomy of Addiction

Dani Shapiro

Bestselling author of Hourglass and Inheritance, host of the Family Secrets podcast.

Dr. Dana Suskind

Pediatric physician and author of Thirty Million Words: Building a Child's Brain

Victoria Sweet

Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, prize-winning historian, and author of God's Hotel