Dr. G. Timothy Johnson will speak about "The Truth About Getting Sick in America", with a signing of his book, at the Simon Center at Stony Brook University.
Dr. Johnson was Chief Medical Editor for ABC News for 25 years, and provided commentary on medical problems and answers for ABC's "World News", "Good Morning America", "Nightline", and "20/20".
The East End Special Players will follow with a special performance of four 5-minute skits to a backdrop of paintings by LI artist Gabrielle Raacke.
This is the first in a series of speakers adressing issues related to the L'Arche movement. L'Arche is deadicated to bridging the gap between people with developmental disabilities and the local community.
For tickets and special series pricing, please visit www.friendsoflarcheli.org/speaker-series or call 631-473-4848. Tickets are also available at the door.