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The Doctor is In: Dr. Gretchen Roedde announces June speaking engagements

Almost two years after publishing her exposé of maternal health care in the developing world, Dr. Gretchen Roedde continues to be an in-demand speaker with professional associations and non-governmental organizations alike. Up next for the Doctor’s Quest author? June engagements … Continue reading

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A DOCTOR’S QUEST to Saskatoon: Gretchen Roedde joins fundraising efforts

It takes a special type of person to brave a Prairie winter, which explains why the intrepid Dr. Gretchen Roedde, author of A Doctor’s Quest: The Struggle for Mother and Child Health Around the Globe (Dundurn Press, 2012), travelled to … Continue reading

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An evening with Gretchen Roedde

On Friday, October 25, A Doctor’s Quest author Dr. Gretchen Roedde continues her tireless efforts to increase awareness of maternal health issues in the developing world with a talk at St. Peter’s United Church in Sudbury. While admission isn’t charged, … Continue reading

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A voice from the front line: Gretchen Roedde to address AMREF fundraiser

Dr. Gretchen Roedde, author of the bestselling medical memoir A Doctor’s Quest (Dundurn Press, 2012), is the guest speaker at MAMATOTO, the African Medical & Research Foundation‘s annual fundraising gala supporting maternal health initiatives in Africa. As they hear stories from … Continue reading

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Raising the bar: Steven Skurka shares career landmark with Windsor law students

Steven Skurka–noted litigator, radio host, and author of Tilted: The Trials of Conrad Black (Dundurn 2011)–recently spoke to aspiring lawyers at the University of Windsor’s law school. Participating in the school’s Bernard Cohn Memorial Lecture series, Skurka reflected on the role … Continue reading

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Double exposure for Gretchen Roedde’s A DOCTOR’S QUEST

Dr. Gretchen Roedde, author of the bestselling A Doctor’s Quest (Dundurn 2012), is the subject of two recent profiles: one by the Toronto Star’s Catherine Porter, and another by Norm Tollinsky of the Northern Ontario Medical Journal. Highlighting Dr. Roedde’s work … Continue reading

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A doctor continues her quest: Gretchen Roedde launches book on maternal health

It looks like congratulations are just what the doctor ordered! After a well-attended launch featuring a reading by Dr. Gretchen Roedde, a speech by Timmins-James Bay MP Charlie Angus, and music by Dave Patterson, Dr. Roedde’s A Doctor’s Quest (Dundurn 2012) is in reprint! Highlights of … Continue reading

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Gretchen Roedde starts her rounds with A DOCTOR’S QUEST

Dr. Gretchen Roedde began September with a bang: her book, A Doctor’s Quest: The Struggle for Mother-and-Child Health Around the Globe (Dundurn Press 2012), debuted on the Globe & Mail bestsellers list (print edition) a whole week before the book’s official publication date! And it’s on this … Continue reading

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Steven Skurka’s “Closing Arguments” available as podcast

There’s great news for Steven Skurka fans who live outside NewsTalk 1010′s listening area: Steven’s new radio show, “Closing Arguments,” is available as a podcast! During the first episode of the show, which debuted yesterday afternoon, the Tilted author hosted noted … Continue reading

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Steven Skurka to host own show for NewsTalk 1010

In addition to making appearances on CTV news programs, Tilted (Dundurn Press 2008, 2011) author Steven Skurka writes a weekly legal column, “Skurka’s Spin,” for CTV.ca. Now Torontonians can look also to NewsTalk 1010 when in need of Steven’s sound legal perspectives. Beginning … Continue reading

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