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Haider Warraich

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Siddhartha Mukherjee, Malcolm Gladwell, Oliver Sachs

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As a physician, writer, and clinical researcher, Haider Warraich wears many hats that have come together in his new book, State of the Heart - Exploring the History, Science and Future of Cardiac Disease, launched July 2019 by St Martin's Press/Macmillan.

He writes most frequently for the New York Times but also contributes to the Guardian, the Atlantic, the LA Times and the Boston Globe amongst others. He writes about all things that fall within the purview of healthcare, from health policy to the daily interactions between patients and their physicians.

Haider Warraich completed internal medicine and cardiology training at Harvard Medical School and Duke University and will be the Associate Director of Heart Failure at the Boston Veterans
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Haider Warraich When I suffer from writer's block, i try and change what I am focusing on. I look for ideas that I am usually not consumed by. So much of powerful…moreWhen I suffer from writer's block, i try and change what I am focusing on. I look for ideas that I am usually not consumed by. So much of powerful writing comes from powerful experiences. Exploring new experiences might be one way to overcome a paucity of original ideas. (less)
Haider Warraich As a physician, and particularly as a researcher, there is constant pressure to be as specialized as possible. Writing, however, allows me to pursue…moreAs a physician, and particularly as a researcher, there is constant pressure to be as specialized as possible. Writing, however, allows me to pursue whatever I find interesting, without a need to explain or justify it as part of my 5 or 10 year plan.(less)
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