Monthly Archives: April 2012

10 reasons I went to TEDMED, and 10 things I accomplished.

A week ago I wrote why I chose  to apply for TEDMED2012. And what I was hoping to achieve with my attendance. Well, here is a short update. 1) Develop bravery I overcame many fears, two of the most important ones were airplanes and dogs. I’ve fallen in love with aviation, despite the awful turbulence I actually […]

10 reasons why I’m attending TEDMED2012

I have an enormous fear of flying, have never been on an airplane alone, and never across the Atlantic. Yet when the letter from TEDMED2012 came saying “Congratulations, you’ve been awarded the full scholarship to attend…..” all of those fears were put aside, and about to be faced as I pressed the “Yes” button. I […]