Samuel Shem Book as a speaker/entertainer for your next event
Key Points for Samuel Shem
- The House of God, as been hailed as "one of the two most significant medical novels of the 20th Century", having sold to date over three million copies.
- Co-wrote the award-winning off-Broadway play Bill W. and Dr. Bob.
- Is well versed on the practice of medicine, having given over fifty commencement speeches on “Staying Human in Medicine” .
- Has been a Visiting Scholar at the American Academy in Rome.
Topics for Samuel Shem
- The relationship between psychiatry and managed care
- The importance of cultivating compassionate connections among doctors, patients and other health related subjects
- How do we talk about race, racism, and white supremacy without screaming at each other?
- Staying human in medicine: Lessons from The House of God