The Interview: Atul Gawande on life and death in old age

October 7, 2014 6:37 PM

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The Interview: Atul Gawande on life and death in old age

The surgeon, doctor and MacArthur Fellowship ‘genius’ grant winner on how medicine is failing us in its approach to death

“I learned about a lot of things in medical school,” writes Atul Gawande in his new book Being Mortal, “but mortality wasn’t one of them.” Gawande, 48, is a MacArthur Fellowship “genius” award winner, a professor at Harvard Medical School, the director of the health-systems innovation centre Ariadne...

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