Paul Kalanithi

Paul Kalanithi

Paul Kalanithi has written at least 7 books. Their most popular book is When Breath Becomes Air with 525 saves with an average rating of 4.44⭐.

They are best known for writing in the genres Nonfiction, Biography, and General.

emotional, reflective, and sad are their most common moods.

Author Bio

Paul Kalanithi, M.D., was a neurosurgeon and writer. Paul grew up in Kingman, Arizona, before attending Stanford University, from which he graduated in 2000 with a B.A. and M.A. in English Literature and a B.A. in Human Biology. He earned an M.Phil in History and Philosophy of Science and Medicine from the University of Cambridge before attending medical school. In 2007, Paul graduated cum laude from the Yale School of Medicine, winning the Lewis H. Nahum Prize for outstanding research and membership in the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. He returned to Stanford for residency training in Neurological Surgery and a postdoctoral fellowship in neuroscience, during which he authored over twenty scientific publications and received the American Academy of Neurological Surgery’s highest award for research.