Table of Contents:
  • Foreword
  • Introduction
  • Part I. Reimagining Equity. General Anesthesia for the (Young Doctor's) Soul?: Brown Medical School, Commencement 2001
  • Epiphany, Metanoia, Praxis: Turning Road Angst into Hope-and Action: Boston College, Commencement 2005
  • Three Stories, Three Paradigms, and a Critique of Social Entrepreneurship: Skoll World Forum, Oxford University 2008
  • The Story of the Inhaler: College of the Holy Cross, Commencement 2012
  • Countering Failures of Imagination: Northwestern University, Commencement 2012
  • Part II. The Future of Medicine and the Big Picture. If you Take the Red Pill: Reflections on the Future of Medicine: Harvard Medical School, Class Day 2003
  • Medicine as a Vocation: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Commencement 2004
  • Haiti After the Earthquake: Harvard Medical School, Talks@Twelve Speaker Series 2010
  • The Tetanus Speech: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Commencement 2010
  • Part III. Health, Human Rights, and Unnatural Disasters. Global Health Equity and the Missing Weapons of Mass Salvation: Harvard School of Public Health, Commencement 2004
  • Making Public Health Matter: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Commencement 2006
  • Unnatural Disasters and the Right to Health Care: Tulane School of Medicine, Commencement 2008
  • Exploring the Adjacent Possible: Georgetown University, Commencement 2011
  • Part IV. Service, Solidarity, Social Justice. Who Stands Fast?: Union Theological Seminary, Union Medal Acceptance Speech 2006
  • Courage and Compassion in the Time of Guantánamo: Emory University, Commencement 2007
  • Spirituality and Justice: All Saints Parish (Brookline, MA), Spirituality and Justice Award Acceptance Speech 2008
  • Making Hope and History Rhyme: Princeton University, Commencement 2008
  • The Drum Major Instinct: Boston University, Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration 2009
  • Accompaniment as Policy: Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Commencement 2011.