Award Winning Doctor To Speak At Ocean County College

Dr. Sanjay Gupta (Photo courtesy Ocean County College)

  TOMS RIVER – Dr. Sanjay Gupta, an Emmy-award winning journalist and chief medical correspondent for CNN, is set to appear on the main stage at the Jay and Linda Grunin Center for the Arts on February 2.

  “Chasing Life and Cheating Death” will be Gupta’s topic of discussion, joining in on the Foundation’s Blauvelt Speaker Series.

  Visitors will enjoy a 40-minute presentation and a 30-minute Q&A session. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. and those interested can choose from either in-person and livestream tickets. The Grunin Center is located on the Ocean County College Main Campus, on College Drive in Toms River.

  Gupta is a New York Times best-selling author and practicing neurosurgeon. He’s a crucial part of CNN’s health and medical news, covering some of the most important health stories in the United States and around the world.

  In addition, he host’s CNN Original Series “Chasing Life with Dr. Sanjay Gupta,” which follows his travels around the world in search of the secrets to living longer, healthier and happier. His podcast, “Chasing Life,” explores the science behind how we can all live well and thrive in the new normal.

  Tickets for the live event are $35 to $25. Purchase online at or call the Grunin Center Box Office at 732-255-0500. This will be a full house event; there will not be socially distanced seating.

  Access to the live stream is free and limited to one ticket per viewing device. Advance registration is required. Register online at