A life-altering encounter results in crisis for one man.

A story of illness and suffering, loss and healing, love and redemption.

 

Coming February, 2021

About the Book

In the time it took him to drive through a stoplight at the Four Corners of Law, Dr Landon Ratliff—distracted by the finest birthday present he’d ever received and wouldn’t remember—had his midlife crisis delivered to him in an instant. His journey through illness and injury and suffering and healing and love and redemption takes him places he’s visited before and places he’s never been. And, for the first time, he’s not traveling alone.

About the Author

In his professional roles as a physician, teacher, speaker, and writer, Dr. Schwab has  focused on the importance of story in understanding the human struggle to find meaning in our lives, and the ways in which a study of the humanities can benefit those who are pursuing a career in healthcare.

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Speaking

Dr. Schwab is in demand as a speaker for university and medical school classroom settings and at grand rounds and medical conferences. He also speaks at hospitals and other medical staff gatherings, at medical humanities conferences, and to community groups with an interest in health care. His talks cover a variety of topics relating to the intersection of the humanities and medicine.

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These are tough times for everyone. I’m in healthcare, so I see the impact of the disease on the population and I see (and feel) the impact on the healthcare system and its caregivers. I’ve struggled with my own mental health, and now that I’ve bid good riddance to 2020, I’ve spent some time thinking…

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