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RP Presents! Worst Case Scenario
July 26, 2017 at 7 pm
61 Local, Cobble Hill, Brooklyn

Renaissance Person is thrilled to welcome ER Doctor Avir Mitra, our VI(R)P for July, who we pilfered after his presentation at Nerd Nite at in May. Avir is coming by to talk Worst Case Scenarios with us - discussing bystander CPR (with hands-on demo) and skills you should know to increase chances of survival in the hospital setting.

We'll also be joined by Destination Backcountry Adventures Founder Dave DiCerbo who will be discussing useful tools to have in a survival situation!

As always, we'll be competing to find July's Renaissance Person! Join our mailing list to receive some clues on how to win!

 Avir Mitra MD is an artistic spirit trapped in a scientific mind. Before becoming an ER physician-in-training at Mount Sinai Beth Israel, he toured the world as the singer and songwriter of his band Bamboo Shoots. Avir also produces health/science radio stories for NPR programs such as the Pulse, Radiolab and Here and Now. He was the president of his medical school, conducted research in molecular biology, and at some point graduated from Brown University. In his spare time, Avir enjoys 90’s R&B, self-help books, and protein.

Avir Mitra MD is an artistic spirit trapped in a scientific mind. Before becoming an ER physician-in-training at Mount Sinai Beth Israel, he toured the world as the singer and songwriter of his band Bamboo Shoots. Avir also produces health/science radio stories for NPR programs such as the Pulse, Radiolab and Here and Now. He was the president of his medical school, conducted research in molecular biology, and at some point graduated from Brown University. In his spare time, Avir enjoys 90’s R&B, self-help books, and protein.

 Dave left a successful, but unfulfilling, career as a publishing executive in 2008 in order to devote himself to his passion for the outdoors. He lives to share his favorite wildernesses with others and help them form a closer relationship with nature. He is an experienced outdoor professional with thousands of miles and many years guiding in some of the most rugged and scenic wildernesses of the United States under his boots. Dave also sits on the Board of Directors of the  NY State Outdoor Guide Association . 

Dave left a successful, but unfulfilling, career as a publishing executive in 2008 in order to devote himself to his passion for the outdoors. He lives to share his favorite wildernesses with others and help them form a closer relationship with nature. He is an experienced outdoor professional with thousands of miles and many years guiding in some of the most rugged and scenic wildernesses of the United States under his boots. Dave also sits on the Board of Directors of the NY State Outdoor Guide Association