This is Atul Gawande.
He is a surgeon and writer. More importantly, he is giving this year’s BBC Reith Lectures.
So far, there have been 3. There is just one to go. They are wonderful.
It is the first time I have heard a doctor speak with such clarity, simplicity and elegance. It is a tour de force in the art of clear communication void of all jargon. Anyone who has to speak publicly should listen to this man. He has the gift of storytelling. Take a listen to this one on ageing and death. It is extremely moving. Click Here