Murder he wrote: The cardiologist as novelist
August 11, 2011
Recorded: April 4, 2011


From Anton Chekov to Arthur Conan Doyle, physicians have throughout the ages frequently contributed to literature. But how can a busy cardiologist find time and inspiration to complete a work of fiction?

heartwire's Shelley Wood recently caught up with fiction writers and renowned cardiologists Peter Kowey (Lethal Rhythm) and Doug Zipes
(The Black Widows) to discuss their writing processes and find out what stokes their creative fires and how they find time to do it all.
Host

Shelley Wood
Managing Editor, heartwire
Kelowna, BC

Ms Wood has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Panelists

Douglas Zipes MD
Distinguished Professor
Indiana University School of Medicine
Krannert Institute of Cardiology
Editor, HeartRhythm
Indianapolis, IN

Dr Zipes has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.


Peter Kowey MD
Professor of Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology
Jefferson Medical College
The William Wikoff Smith Chair in Cardiovascular Research
President, Main Line Health Heart Center
Lankenau Hospital
Wynnewood, PA

Dr Kowey has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.