Journey from OB-GYN to Medical Thriller Author

with Dr. Joseph Purpura


How can your medical background prepare you to be an author? I'm excited to chat with Dr. Purpura about his journey.

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About Dr. Joseph Purpura

Joseph Purpura, MD, is an obstetrician-gynecologist, patient safety expert, and award-winning faculty member at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Purpura earned his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh. He is board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

He received a master’s degree in Patient Safety and Healthcare Quality from Northwestern University’s Institute for Healthcare Studies, the nation's first program of its kind.

He lives in Santa Barbara, CA.

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