Michael Palmer wears two hats – bestelling author and doctor (he is associate director of the Massachusetts Medical Society’s physician health program). While a premed major at Wesleyan University, he got a “G” on his first freshman English paper (“as in A, B, C, etc.” he writes on his Web site). His revenge? In one of his books, he named the villain after that professor. SMP reports 510,000 copies in print of The First Patient.
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