‘Listening to Prozac’ author to speak at Health Science Center
San Antonio (Jan. 12, 2004) – The Center for Medical Humanities and Ethics at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio will present “A Dialogue with Peter Kramer” at 5 p.m. today (Jan. 12) in Lecture Hall 3.104A near the Health Science Center’s Briscoe Library. The address is 7703 Floyd Curl Drive in the South Texas Medical Center.
Dr. Kramer, clinical professor of psychiatry at Brown University, wrote the best-selling book “Listening to Prozac” in the 1990s. Abraham Verghese, M.D., director of the Center for Medical Humanities and Ethics, will join Dr. Kramer in the conversation.
Dr. Kramer also will give a lecture, “Against Depression,” at 1:15 p.m. Tuesday (Jan. 13) in room 409L of the Medical School building. Both talks are open to the public. Dr. Kramer currently is writing a novel about