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AMA Journal of Ethics®

Illuminating the art of medicine

Virtual Mentor. November 2003, Volume 5, Number 11.


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About the Contributors

Theme issue: Public Health Ethics.

November 2003, Volume 5, Number 11

Tracy Battaglia, MD, MPH, is an assistant professor of medicine at Boston University School of Medicine and the research director for the National Center of Excellence in Women's Health at Boston University Medical Center.

Troy Brennan, MD, JD, MPH, is a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and president of the Brigham and Women's Physician Organization.

Ronald Epstein, MD, is a professor of family medicine and psychiatry at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.

Erin Flanagan-Klygis, MD, is an assistant professor of pediatrics at Rush Medical College and an attending pediatrician in the Division of General Pediatrics at Rush Children's Hospital.

Michael A. Rodriguez, MD, MPH, is an associate professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles.

Gregory W. Rutecki, MD, is The E. Stephen Kurtides Chair of Medical Education at Evanston Northwestern Healthcare and an associate professor of medicine at the Feinberg School of Medicine Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois. He is a fellow at the Center for Bioethics and Human Dignity.

James C. Thomas, MPH, PhD, is an associate professor of epidemiology and director of the program of public health ethics at the University of North Carolina School of Public Health in Chapel Hill, NC.

Ross Upshur, MD, MA, MSc, is a research scholar and assistant professor in the Departments of Family and Community Medicine and Public Health Sciences and a member of the Joint Centre for Bioethics at the University of Toronto. He is currently the director of the Primary Care Research Unit at the Sunnybrook Campus of the Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre.

Geoffrey C. Williams, MD, PhD, is an associate professor in the Departments of Medicine and Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology at University of Rochester, Rochester, NY.

Staff Contributors
Shane K. Green, PhD
Richard Morse, MA
Renee Witlen


For consultation in this month's issue on public health ethics, we thank Ruth Steinbrecher, MPH, Meme Wang, MPH, Michael Woods, MPH, and Matthew Wynia, MD, MPH.

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