Surgeon Shares Cancer Battle in Ken Burns Film

From the age of seven, Lori Wilson knew that she wanted to be a surgeon. While other kids were reading Dr. Seuss, Wilson was fascinated by an anatomy book inside of an encyclopedia in her house. “I remember when I was little, I would watch ‘MASH,’ which was a show about surgeons,” Wilson said. “I wanted to be like Hawkeye, who was the guy surgeon who saved people and was good at what he did.” When she was in the 10th grade, Wilson was selected to participate in a summer program that focused on cancer research. She decided then...

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