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Verghese, A. (Abraham), 1955-

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Personal name headingVerghese, A. (Abraham), 1955-
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Variant(s)Verghese, Abraham, 1955-
Birth date1955-05-30
Found inInfections in nursing homes and long-term care facilities, 1990: CIP t.p. (A. Verghese; Johnson City, Tenn.) contributors p., etc. (Verghese, Abraham C.; MD; East Tenn. St. Univ., Quillen-Dishner Coll. of Med., Johnson City, TN; b. 5/30/55)
wikipedia, June 24, 2008 (Abraham Verghese, Indian-American doctor and author; his family originates from Kerala, India, born and raised in Ethiopia; completed his medical degree in Madras, India; immigrated to the United States as a foreign medical graduate seeking open residency, he obtained a post in Johnson City, Tenn.; he served for five years as director of the Center for Medical Humanities and Ethics at Univ. of Texas, currently is senior associate chair for the new program in the Theory and Practice of Medicine at Stanford Univ.; he is author of My own country, The tennis partner, and is working on a novel, called Cutting for stone)