could have won the prize in medicine, because he was instrumental in helping to invent defibrillators for heart patients, but in fact he won the Peace Prize for his work with an organisation called International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War.
Khamsi recounted her visit with near-centenarian Bernard Lown
, MD, inventor of one of the earliest defibrillators and a winner of the Nobel Peace Prize.
, medical doctor and Nobel Peace Prize recipient
With such an intense Foreword like that and endorsements from such highly respected prize-winning laureates as Bernard Lown
and Haynes Johnson, I thought I'd better read Hugh's latest book.
In Massachusetts, we and many colleagues (including Bernard Lown
, recipient of the Nobel Prize on behalf of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War) have begun testing these waters.
, co-president of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, "the likelihood that nuclear weapons will one day be used again--either in anger or by accident--is growing exponentially.
The procedure undertaken five years ago by cardiologists Bernard Lown
and Evgueni I.
, has been a global leader in delivering health information to the world's poorest countries.
is no friend of managed care and for-profit medicine.