logo logo

Sanjay Gupta

Sanjay Gupta, American neurosurgeon, educator, medical correspondent, journalist. Member Do Something Foundation, Healing Children Foundation, Brain Foundation; Member of Council Foreign Relations, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, American Association Neurological Surgeons.

Background

  • Gupta, Sanjay was born on October 23, 1969 in Michigan, United States. Son of Subhash and Damyanti Gupta.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science, University Michigan. Doctor of Medicine, University Michigan Medical, 1993.

    Career

    • Neurosurgical training University Michigan. Fellow Semmes-Murphy Clinic, Memphis, neurosurgeon. Private practice Great Lakes Brain and Spine Institute, Michigan, 2000.

      With Cable News Network, LP, LLLP (Cable News Network), Atlanta, since 2001, chief medical correspondent, health and medical unit. Assistant professor, department neurological surgery Emory University Sch.Medicine. Associate chief, neurosurgery service Grady Memorial Hospital.

      Surgeon Emory University Hospital, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta.

    Major achievements

    • Part of the network team covering September 11 attacks and anthrax. Iraq and Kuwait battlefield medicine news (2003) and breaking news about missle attack on mall in Kuwait. Reported on the pandemic at the International Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome conference in Bangkok, Thailand (2004).

      Covered the disaster and aftermath of Sri Lanka Tsunami (2004). (recipient of Emmy award for coverage of Hurricane Katrina, for a segment called "Charity Hospital", about the plight of dozens of doctors, nurses, staff and patients stranded for day at this New Orleans facility (2005).

    Works

    • Host (weekend show) House Call with Doctor Sanjay Gupta, Cable News Network, (podcast) Paging Doctor Gupta, Cable News Network. Com, New You Resolution, Cable News Network, Fit Nation, Cable News Network, co-host Account Health, Turner Private Networks. Contributor.

      Write a column Time Magazine, contributor with Carol Kinstle and Caleb Hellerman The First Patient: Health and the Presidency (Second Place-News Magazine Program, National Headliner Awards, 2005), medical news correspondent Doctor Sanjay Gupta Primetime Special: Killer Flu: A Breath Away, Cable News Network (First Place-Health Reporting, National Headliner awards, 2006), Doctor Sanjay Gupta Primetime Special: Memory, Cable News Network (Second Place-Health Reporting, National Headliner Awards, 2006), Doctor Sanjay Gupta Primetime Special: Anatomy of a Murder, Cable News Network (Third Place-Health Reporting, National Headliner Awards, 2006), Sabrina's Law, Cable News Network (Clarion award, 2006). Contributor articles to Journal Neurosurgery and Neurosugical Focus, articles to other professional journals. Author: Chasing Life, 2007.

      Host (documentaries) Chasing Life, 2007.

    Membership

    Member Do Something Foundation, Healing Children Foundation, Brain Foundation. Member of Council Foreign Relations, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, American Association Neurological Surgeons.

    Connections

    • Married Rebecca Olson, May 15, 2004. Children: Sage Ayla, Sky, Neal.
    Sanjay Gupta
    See on larger map
    Born October 23, 1969
    (age 48)
    • 1993
      University Michigan Medical
    • 2001
      with Cable News Network
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa
    • show more ...