GOD’S HOTEL now has a Reader’s Guide for Grade Levels 9-12

Posted by: on November 25, 2014

Kind of amazing and thrilling: https://www.teachervision.com/medical-care/discussion-guide/75016.html

Doctors Tells All–and It’s Bad

Posted by: on October 24, 2014

Excellent article in The Atlantic: http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2014/11/doctors-tell-all-and-its-bad/380785/?single_page=true

Slow Medicine Strikes a Chord

Posted by: on October 22, 2014

For an excellent account, see http://www.visaliatimesdelta.com/story/news/local/2014/10/17/slow-medicine-strikes-chord/17400861/

Translations of GOD’S HOTEL

Posted by: on September 24, 2014

We’ve just signed the contract for God’s Hotel to be published in Chinese, in China. So now it’s been translated into: Japanese, Taiwanese, Korean, and Hungarian. Looking forward to the European countries stepping up!

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Interview on Slow Medicine with Dr. Sweet at Words and Conversations

Posted by: on July 30, 2014

See here: http://www.conversations.org/story.php?sid=399

HuffPo publishes an excerpt from God’s Hotel

Posted by: on June 2, 2014

On my patient, Terry Becker’s, Miraculous Healing: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/dr-victoria-sweet/the-miraculous-healing-of_b_5432021.html

Two New Book Reviews of GOD’S HOTEL

Posted by: on May 27, 2014

Even at this late date! The first from the club of which I was not a member, the honor society for medical school, here: Pharos Book Reviews 4-1.2014 – incl Gods Hotel and the second from the journal, Family Medicine: http://www.stfm.org/Portals/49/Documents/FMPDF/FamilyMedicineVol46Issue5Silk395.pdf

GOD’S HOTEL SHORTLISTED FOR THE SAROYAN INTERNATIONAL PRIZE FOR WRITING

Posted by: on May 11, 2014

SEE THE ANNOUNCEMENT HERE: https://library.stanford.edu/projects/william-saroyan-international-prize-writing/press-releases/press-release-2014-shortlist

An interview with Dr. Sweet in the HuffPo

Posted by: on April 22, 2014

On taking care of yourself in the healthcare system, sexism, and self-discovery, an interview by Mehroz Baig, see here: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/mehroz-baig/medicine-and-selfdiscover_b_5186859.html

Dr. Sweet awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship for 2014-2015.

Posted by: on April 11, 2014

Thanks very much to the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation for their award of a Fellowship in the category of Creative Arts, General Non-Fiction, for the 2014-2015 year. It will allow Dr. Sweet to work on her next book, tentatively titled, “Slow Medicine, Fast Medicine: Healing in an Age of Technology.”

http://www.gf.org/fellows/17681-victoria-sweet

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