Assistant Professor of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Brigham and Womens Hospital
75 Francis St
Boston MA 02115
I am a clinician and teacher currently practicing hospital medicine at BWH, drawing on a background as a specialist in infectious diseases. I have a strong interest in literature, the medical humanities, and the history of medicine, and have written a book about writers, their illnesses, and their calamitous treatments, entitled Shakespeare's Tremor and Orwell's Cough (New York: St. Martin's Press, 2012).
I am also one of the editors of Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine (New York: McGraw-Hill, 2017), the major textbook of hospital medicine, now in its second edition.
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