Author Dr. Thomas Lewis discusses “The Neuro­science of Empathy” as part of the Authors@Google series.

Thomas Lewis, M.D. is an assis­tant clin­ical professor of psychi­atry at the Univer­sity of Cali­fornia, San Fran­cisco, School of Medi­cine, and a former asso­ciate director of the Affec­tive Disor­ders Program there. Dr. Lewis currently divides his time between writing, private prac­tice, and teaching at the UCSF medical school.

This event took place December 5, 2007 at Google Head­quar­ters in Moun­tain View, CA.