We have been terribly and systematically misled for nearly 70 years in the United States.
[Marijuana] doesn't have a high potential for abuse, and there are very legitimate medical applications. In fact, sometimes marijuana is the only thing that works... [I]t is irresponsible not to provide the best care we can as a medical community, care that could involve marijuana. We have been terribly and systematically misled for nearly 70 years in the United States, and I apologize for my own role in that.
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The 48-year-old American neurosurgeon, Sanjay Gupta is a married man. He tied the knot with Rebecca Olson Gupta on 15th May 2004. Together, they also welcomed three children Soleil Asha Gupta, Sky Anjahi Gupta, and Sage Ayla Gupta. Since their marriage, they have maintained a perfect relationship between them.
There is not even a single rumor of dispute between them. Talking about his past relationship, he has never been linked up with any woman and never been involved in any affairs. Currently, Sanjay and Rebecca are enjoying their married life and living elegantly.
Sanjay Gupta is an American neurosurgeon and senior medical correspondent at CNN. Furthermore, he also works as associate chief of the neurosurgery service at Grady Memorial Hospital. In addition, he is also an assistant professor of neurosurgery at the Emory University School of Medicine.
He has also won a 2006 Emmy Award for Outstanding Feature Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast followed by an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree.
Age(49), Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Nationality, and Education
Sanjay was born on October 23, 1969, in Novi, Michigan, United States. He is the son of Subhash Gupta(father) and Damyanti Gupta(mother). Talking about his nationality, he is American and his ethnicity is Sindhi Indian. He has two brothers Suneel Gupta and Yogesh Gupta.
Moving towards his early life, he grew up along with his siblings in Michigan as his father moved from India. Concerning in his education, he attended Novi High School. Later, he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in biomedical sciences at the University of Michigan. In 2010, he completed his residency in neurological surgery at the University of Michigan Health System.
Sanjay Gupta: Career, Net Worth, and Awards
Sanjay began his career as a neurosurgeon after he completed his residency in neurological surgery at the University of Michigan Health System in 2000. Initially, he also used to go and cover the problems and aspects of the medical field. During his coverage of the Haiti earthquake in 2010, he completed surgery of a 12-year-old girl earthquake victim along with Henri Ford and two U.S. Navy doctors.
Previously, he also reported the medical aspects of the invasion of Iraq in 2003. In the same year, he was also ranked as one of the sexiest men of 2003 by People magazine. In 2007, he guest-hosted a health episode of CBS News Sunday Morning. Furthermore, he has also made an appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman and The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. In addition, he was also on the Oprah Winfrey‘s famous show the Oprah Winfrey Show followed by Bill Maher‘s Real Time with Bill Maher.
Besides this, this veteran surgeon selected for the position of Surgeon General by President Barack Obama on January 6, 2009. Currently, he works as associate chief of the neurosurgery service at Grady Memorial Hospital. Additionally, he is also an assistant professor of neurosurgery at the Emory University School of Medicine. Apart from that, Sanjay has also written a couple of books including Chasing Life: New Discoveries in the Search for Immortality to Help You Age Less Today and Monday Mornings: A Novel.
Being a successful surgeon and journalist, he earns a massive amount of money from his profession. Currently, he has a net worth of $8 million.
As of now, he has won a couple of awards including a 2006 Emmy Award for Outstanding Feature Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast followed by an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree.
Sanjay Gupta: rumors and controversy/Scandal
Sanjay has received many criticisms on his reporting. Many journalists have criticized him saying his reporting “gives a gross oversimplification”. His reporting has been also criticized by professor Gary Schwitzer as well as Peter Aldhous.
Back in 2007, after Sanjay stated Michael Moore’s 2007 film Sicko that Moore had “fudged facts”. Soon after that, Moore replied to him stating his reports was inaccurate and bias.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
Sanjay Gupta has a height of 5 feet 8 inches and his weight is unknown. Moreover, he has a pair of brown eyes and black hair. Besides this, there is not any information regarding his other body measurements.
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.
Sanjay Gupta is pretty active on social media such as Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. Currently, he has almost 20k followers on Instagram, more than 2.5 million followers on Twitter, and around 88k followers on Facebook.