Author Talk: Charles Graeber, The Breakthrough

When:
August 7, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
2019-08-07T19:00:00-04:00
2019-08-07T20:30:00-04:00
Cost:
Free

in The Breakthrough:Immunotherapy and the Race to Cure Cancer, Charles Graeber guides readers through the revolutionary scientific research that has brought immunotherapy out of the realm of the miraculous and into the forefront of 21st century medical science.
Groundbreaking, riveting, and expertly told, The Breakthrough is the story of the game-changing scientific discoveries that unleash our natural ability to recognize and defeat cancer, as told through the experiences of the patients, physicians, and cancer immunotherapy researchers who are on the front lines. This is the incredible true story of the race to find a cure, a dispatch from the life-changing world of modern oncological science, and a brave new chapter in medical history.
Charles Graeber is an award-winning journalist and the author of the Edgar-nominated New York Times bestseller The Good Nurse (2014). His writing has appeared in Wired, GQ, The New Yorker, New York Magazine, Vogue, Outside Magazine, Men’s Journal, Bloomberg Businessweek, Travel + Leisure, and The New York Times.
Free admission.