Born in 1930, Sherwin Nuland is an American surgeon and author who teaches bioethics, the history of medicine, and medicine at the Yale University School of Medicine. He is the author of "How We Die" which made "The New York Times" bestseller list and won the National Book Award. He also wrote about his own painful coming of age as a son of immigrants in "Lost in America: A Journey with My Father". He has written for "The New Yorker", "The New York Times", "Time", and the "New York Review of Books".
Christopher Sykes is a London-based television producer and director who has made a number of documentary films for BBC TV, Channel 4 and PBS.
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