Alice Rothchild is a physician, author, and filmmaker who has focused her interest in human rights and social justice on the Israel/Palestine conflict since 1997. She practiced ob-gyn for almost 40 years. Until her retirement she served as Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Harvard Medical School and as a fellow in the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She writes and lectures widely, is the author of "Broken Promises, Broken Dreams: Stories of Jewish and Palestinian Trauma and Resilience," "On the Brink: Israel and Palestine on the Eve of the 2014 Gaza Invasion," and "Condition Critical: Life and Death in Israel/Palestine." She has contributed to a number of anthologies, the most recent being "Reclaiming Judaism from Zionism: Stories of Personal Transformation." She directed a documentary film, "Voices Across the Divide" and is active in Jewish Voice for Peace, Health Advisory Council. She is currently working on a middle grade children’s book and a graphic novel.