Lisa Sanders, M.D., is an internist on the faculty of the Yale University School of Medicine, writes the monthly column Diagnosis for the New York Times Magazine, and served as a technical advisor on Fox TV's House, M.D. She lives in New Haven, Connecticut.
Lisa Sanders is a paragon of the modern medical detective storyteller. . . . But what sets her apart is her Holmes-like eye for the clues--and her un-Holmes-like compassion for those who suffer. --Atul Gawande, author of Being Mortal