Gerard Lasalle

Born in Seattle, Gerard LaSalle has several degrees including a BA from Reed College, an MD from Cornell, an MFA in film/video from CalArts, and an emergency medicine residency at UCLA. In his nonmedical pursuits, he is an award-winning documentary and animation filmmaker. His diverse interests also include historical research, sculpting, and writing poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. He works from his studio on Maury Island in the Puget Sound area of Washington State.