Experts can and should continue to get better. Surgeon Atul Gawande explores how. He pulls answers from the sports world, where even the best athletes use coaches to ensure ongoing improvement. These coaching insights informed Gawande’s remarkable, lifesaving collaboration with the World Health Organization. getAbstract recommends his moving talk to professionals in every field. But view at your discretion: The talk contains some graphic images.
In this summary, you will learn
- How experts can continue to improve,
- Why coaching works and
- How professional coaching helped lower mortality rates in birthing centers in India.
About the Speaker
Harvard Medical School professor and surgeon Atul Gawande wrote The Checklist Manifesto.