Getty ImagesDr. Sanjay Gupta, chief CNN medical correspondent, picked up the swine flu while in Afghanistan recently. He has since recovered, but wrote about the incident in his blog Paging Dr. Gupta. He jokes about getting the illness in the post, but also says it was a miserable sickness and he wished he could have been recovering home, instead of at a battlefield hospital in the middle of the desert. In his blog post the doctor wrote: "I am not someone who gets sick, really ever. And...Read Full Story
(Getty Images)Sanjay Gupta, in defiance of the good of the country, has decided his cushy CNN job and his *pshh* family are more important than telling people not to drink, smoke or eat red meat as the United States Surgeon General. Previous Surgeons General Steven K. Galson Kenneth P. Moritsugu Richard Carmona An anonymous White House insider has confirmed to Reuters that Gupta has withdrawn his name for consideration following a month in which President Barack Obama has lost three of...Read Full Story
Quick Facts Born: October 23, 1969 Graduated: University of Michigan Health System (M.D.)University of Michigan (B.Sc)Employment: CNN Medical Correspondent, neurosurgeon, columnist for Time Married To: Rebecca Olson GuptaChildren: Sage Ayla Gupta, Sky Gupta, Neal Sen Gupta Sanjay Gupta, best-selling author and medical correspondant for CNN, is days away from being announced as Barack Obama's surgeon general, according to multiple reports. The Obama transition team has approached the...Read Full Story
Sanjay Gupta, (born October 23, 1969) is the chief medical correspondent for CNN and has been chosen by Barack Obama for the post of Surgeon General. Find more pictures, news and articles about Sanjay Gupta here.