Headshot of Dr. Steven Miles with dog in his lap

A Medical Ethicist Writes a Novel

Steven Miles, MD, reflects on on the process of writing his novel, The Leopard’s Furies Dr. Steven Miles recently published a novel, The Leopard’s Furies, about the effort to hold an Army physician accountable for torturing prisoners in a military prison. In this blog post, he reflects on the process of writing the novel, and addresses the power of fiction to illuminate complex problems in bioethics.