Pauline W. Chen, MD, Surgeon,
Columnist, The New York Times,
Author, Final Exam: A Surgeon’s Reflections on Mortality
Pauline Chen never planned to be a writer or a surgeon. Now she’s both. How did she get to this point?
Chen balances two careers as a surgeon and a writer. Her advice for aspiring writers? Throw yourself into your work as a health professional, but make some time to write along the way.