Sacks at the 2009 Brooklyn Book Festival
|Born||Oliver Wolf Sacks|
9 Julie 1933
|Died||30 August 2015 (aged 82)|
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Kent for||Popular books containing case studies of some of his patients|
Oliver Wolf Sacks, CBE (9 Julie 1933 – 30 August 2015) wis a Breetish-American neurologist, writer, an amateur chemist. He wis Professor o Neurology at New York University School of Medicine. The 1990 movie Awakenings wis basit on his book whaur he wis playit bi Robin Williams.
References[eedit | eedit soorce]
- "NYU Langone Medical Center Welcomes Neurologist and Author Oliver Sacks, MD". newswise.com
- Brown, Andrew (5 March 2005). "Oliver Sacks Profile: Seeing double". The Guardian. Retrieved 10 August 2008.
- Sacks, O. On the Move: A Life. Knopf (2015). ISBN 0385352549
- Sacks, Oliver (February 19, 2015). "My Own Life: Oliver Sacks on Learning He Has Terminal Cancer". The New York Times. Retrieved February 19, 2015.
- New York Times Oliver Sacks dies at 82 neurologist and author explored the brains quirks
Ither wabsteids[eedit | eedit soorce]
- Oliver Sacks' official website
- Oliver Sacks at Columbia University
- Oliver Sacks article archive at The New York Review of Books
- Oliver Sacks on CNN in Januar 2011
- Oliver Sacks on Science Friday, National Public Radio