Seattle AWIS – From Practice to Page: The Road from MD to Author
Susan McCormick is a writer and doctor who lives in Seattle. She graduated from Smith College and George Washington University School of Medicine, with additional medical training in Washington, D.C., and San Francisco. Susan served as a doctor in the U.S. Army for nine years before moving to the Pacific Northwest and civilian practice as a gastroenterologist at Virginia Mason Medical Center for over 20 years. Her new book, The Antidote, is a timely middle grade medical fantasy involving infectious disease, suitable for all readers. She also writes a cozy murder mystery series, The Fog Ladies, and she wrote Granny Can’t Remember Me, a lighthearted picture book about Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. She lives in Seattle with her husband and two sons, and she loves giant dogs, having had an English mastiff and two Newfoundlands.