NOVA: Doctors' Diaries Series

Lectures curated around NOVA: Doctors’ Diaries, one of the longest-running US documentaries of its kind. In 1987, NOVA’s cameras began rolling to chronicle the lives of seven young, bright medical students embarking on the longest and most rigorous endeavor in higher education: the years-long journey to become a doctor. From their first days at Harvard Medical School to the present day, none of them could have predicted what it would take, personally and professionally. In NOVA: Doctors’ Diaries>/cite>, we return to find out what sort of doctors—and people—the seven young students have become.

Lectures curated around NOVA: Doctors’ Diaries, one of the longest-running US documentaries of its kind. In 1987, NOVA’s cameras began rolling to chronicle the lives of seven young, bright medical students embarking on the longest and most rigorous endeavor in higher education: the years-long journey to become a doctor. From their first days at Harvard Medical School to the present day, none of them could have predicted what it would take, personally and professionally. In NOVA: Doctors’ Diaries>/cite>, we return to find out what sort of doctors—and people—the seven young students have become.