David Gratzer

David Gratzer

David George Gratzer (born September 5, 1974) is a physician, columnist, author, Congressional expert witness, and a senior fellow at both the conservative Manhattan Institute and the Montreal Economic Institute. Though he has written essays on topics as diverse as obesity and political campaigns, he is best known for his first book, published by ECW Press, when he was just 24: Code Blue: Reviving Canada's Health Care System. That book won the Donner Prize established by the consevative Donner Canadian Foundation and was a national bestseller in his native Canada. Gratzer is a critic of the Canadian health care system, and of U.S. President Barack Obama's health care reform proposals. Gratzer was health care policy advisor to Rudy Giuliani's 2008 presidential campaign.

Read more about David Gratzer:  Early Life, Medical School and Code Blue (1999), Residency and Better Medicine (2002), Independent Practice and The Cure (2006), 2008 Campaign and Beyond, Books and Book Chapters

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