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NOVA; Survivor MD: Hearts and Minds


NOVA #2808K1 “urvivor MD: Hearts & Minds”

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Survivor MD: Hearts and Minds
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Premiered March 1974 NOVA is a general-interest documentary series that addresses a single science issue each week. Billed as "science adventures for curious grown-ups" when it first aired in March, 1974, NOVA continues to offer an informative and entertaining approach to a challenging subject. 1996 marked NOVA's 23rd season, which makes it the longest-running science program on national television. It is also one of television's most acclaimed series, having won every major television award, most of them many times over. Series release date: 3/3/1974

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Hearts and Minds, features physicians Jay Bonner, Luanda Grazette, and Elliott Bennett-Guerrero. Jay Bonner is a psychiatrist at McLean Hospital in Belmont, Massachusetts, and he is currently training to be a psychoanalyst at the Boston Psychoanalytic Institute. Luanda Grazette is a cardiologist at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, where she works on heart transplant research. She is part of a team that decides whether patients are suitable candidates for heart transplants. Elliott Bennett-Guerrero is an anesthesiologist and director of Cardiac Anesthesia at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City. In an earlier film he was the star of a real-life tragedy in North Carolina, when his house burned to the ground and his marriage broke up during his residency. Now remarried, he has a prestigious post at one of the nation’s premier hospitals.



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Chicago: “NOVA; Survivor MD: Hearts and Minds,” 02/14/2001, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 26, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BE1C8E33D16843C89192255756ABAFB2.
MLA: “NOVA; Survivor MD: Hearts and Minds.” 02/14/2001. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 26, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BE1C8E33D16843C89192255756ABAFB2>.
APA: NOVA; Survivor MD: Hearts and Minds. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BE1C8E33D16843C89192255756ABAFB2
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