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Author Chat: Dr. John M. Maxted on "To Be a Family Doctor...and More Than That!"

Welcome to another Author Chat at Trish Talks Books! Today I’m speaking with Dr. John M. Maxted about his book To Be a Family Doctor...and More Than That! It's a memoir of a life lived in Family Medicine that shows how rewarding and varied a career in this branch of medicine can be. It was informative and inspiring. Thanks to the author for a gifted copy of the book! *** I was thrilled when Dr. John Maxted, a retired Family Physician from Ontario, reached out to me and asked if I’d read his book. I’ve gotten to know him over the last couple of years as a member of a physician retirement group and I always appreciate his wise words. Hot off the press, To Be a Family Doctor…and More Than That! is clearly a labour of literary love, born from his desire to not only write his memoir in a wholly self-reflective way, but also to showcase the life of a family doctor. I love the generativity that this book imparts: he aims to inspire a new generation of medical students to consider a care

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