Musing of a Contemporary Pathologist
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A Tale of Two Meetings; the microscope meets the pen

In one month, March 2016, I attended two seemingly widely disparate meetings. The 105thth annual meeting of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP) was held at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, March 12-18. The 16thth annual meeting of the Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) took place at the Los Angeles Convention Center from March 30 to April 2. The USCAP meeting...

A Little Piece of Me

Since I was a student at New York’s Stuyvesant High School I have wanted to write fiction. I chose, however, to study medicine and have had a successful career as a pathologist with special interests in liver diseases, autopsy and medical history. I am very excited my first novel has been published. Although it draws upon┬ámy life’s experiences it is fiction. A brief summary is below. I hope you read my...