May, 2011: DR Ed Creagan, "How Not To Be My Patient"
Hopkins Center for the Arts
Dr. Creagan is a Professor of Clinical Oncology at the Mayo Clinic, The Rouse Professor of Humanism in Medicine, and a Professor at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine.
He has received the Distinguished Clinician Award, Mayo's highest honor and is the first Mayo consultant board certified in hospice medicine.
Dr. Creagan received the Toastmaster’s Award for Showmanship and Public Speaking Skill. He is the author of 400 scientific papers and has given approximately 700 presentations throughout the world. He is the author of the best selling book:
How Not To Be My Patient, A Physician’s Secrets For Staying Healthy And Surviving Any Diagnosis
Dr. Creagan has been quoted in Sports Illustrated, Newsweek, , The Wall Street Journal, Cat Fancy Magazine, and in the Ladies Home Journal .
He has addressed audiences at the Las Vegas Convention Center, The MGM Grande, the City of Entertainment and at the Aladdin and the Hilton Resorts in Las Vegas and Reno .
He and his spouse, Peggy Menzel, have completed 21 marathons between them.
Dr. Creagan will share with us some some fascinating insights on what we really need to know to achieve maximum wellness. After all, our life depends on it.