Sheri Fink

Sheri Fink is an American journalist and author, known for her investigative reporting and writing on health, medicine, and science. She won the Pulitzer Prize for Investigative Reporting in 2010 for her work on the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.


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  1. 1. Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital

    The book provides an in-depth investigation into the crisis at a New Orleans hospital in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. It delves into the harrowing five days where staff, patients, and their families were trapped in the hospital without power or a functioning evacuation plan. The narrative explores the ethical dilemmas faced by the medical staff, including alleged euthanasia of critically ill patients, and the subsequent legal battles, raising profound questions about end-of-life care and disaster management.

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