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Illuminating the art of medicine

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AMA Journal of Ethics®

Illuminating the art of medicine

Virtual Mentor. July 2004, Volume 6, Number 7.


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About the Contributors

Theme issue: Medicine in Sports and Fitness.

Medicine in Sports and Fitness

David T. Bernhardt, MD, is a professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Wisconsin Children's Hospital and the University of Wisconsin Sports Medicine Center.

Stephen L. Brotherton, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon in Dallas-Ft Worth, Texas, and is an orthopedic team physician for Texas Christian University.

Norman C. Fost, MD, MPH, is professor of Pediatrics and the History of Medicine, and director of the Program in Bioethics at University of Wisconsin, Madison.

Gary A. Green, MD, is a clinical professor in the UCLA School of Medicine in the Division of Sports Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, and is in private practice at the Pacific Palisades Medical Group, Pacific Palisades, Calif.

Suzanne Hecht, MD, is an assistant professor in the Departments of Family Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery at University of California, Los Angeles, and is a team physician at UCLA.

John M. Jakicic, PhD, is chairman of the Department of Health and Physical Activity and director, Physical Activity and Weight Management Research Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa.

David H. Janda, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon and director of The Institute for Preventative Sports Medicine, Ann Arbor, Mich.

Lyle J. Micheli, MD, is an associate clinical professor of orthopaedic surgery at Harvard Medical School and the director of the Division of Sports Medicine at Children's Hospital, Boston, Mass.

Andrew Pipe, CM, MD, is director of the Prevention and Rehabilitation Centre at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute and is chair emeritus of the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport.

Mona M. Shangold, MD, is director of The Center for Women's Health and Sports Gynecology in Philadelphia, Pa.

Staff Contributors

Shane K. Green, PhD

Melissa Junge, MBA

Audiey C. Kao, MD, PhD

Christian J. Krautkramer

This month's editor, Phil Perry, is a Virtual Mentor staff editor with a master's degree in journalism from Medill School of Journalism, Northwestern University, in Evanston.

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