About the Author
Shelley Kolton, MD co-founded the first all-women OB/GYN practice in New York City in 1980. As a physician, she has appeared as a medical contributor on news shows such as the MacNeil/Lehrer Report and ABC News, among others. Dr. Kolton was also a medical consultant for a number of television series during the 1990s. She collaborated on – and wrote the foreword for – The Next Nine Months: A Guide to Your Body After Giving Birth (Penguin) and has been published in several prestigious medical journals. Brain Storm is her first book.
She lives in New York City with her wife, two of her three daughters and until recently, her beloved Pit Bull, Gracie.