James Maskalyk

James Maskalyk

Ontario

James Maskalyk is an emergency-room physician, award-winning professor and member of Médecins Sans Frontières, where he worked for as a doctor and as a journalist. He directs a program at Addis Ababa University to train East Africa’s first emergency physicians. He practices and teaches mindfulness at the Consciousness Explorers Club in Toronto. He is the writer of the highly-acclaimed, international bestseller Six Months in Sudan and his most recent work, Life on the Ground Floor: Letters From the Edge of Emergency Medicine, recounts his experiences in emergency rooms around the world and reflects on health and human life.

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