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Release date: January 2017
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Stephen A. Brunton, MD
Adjunct Professor of Pharmacy Practice
College of Pharmacy
Roseman University of Health Sciences
Salt Lake City
James Chan, PharmD, PhD
Associate Clinical Professor
School of Pharmacy
University of California, San Francisco
William T. Elliott, MD, FACP
Chair, Formulary Committee
Northern California Kaiser
Permanente; Assistant Clinical
Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
Matthew E. Fink, MD
Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurology
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Seema Gupta, MD, MSPH
Clinical Assistant Professor,
Department of Family and Community
Health, Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine
Carol A. Kemper, MD, FACP
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
David Kiefer, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Family Medicine
University of Wisconsin
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine
University of Arizona, Tucson
Louis Kuritzky, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Florida
Dean L. Winslow, MD, FACP, FIDSA
Professor of Medicine
Division of General Medical Disciplines
Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine
Gerald Roberts, MD
Senior Attending Physician
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
NS/LIJ Health Care System
New Hyde Park, NY
Internal Medicine Alert’s Physician Editor Stephen Brunton, MD, is a retained consultant for Abbott Diabetes, Actavis, AstraZeneca, Becton Dickinson, Boehringer Ingelheim, Cempra, Janssen, Lilly, Merck, Novo Nordisk, Sanofi, and Teva; he serves on the speakers bureau of
AstraZeneca, Boehringer Ingelheim, Janssen, Lilly, Novo Nordisk, and Teva. Contributing Editor Louis Kuritzky, MD, is a retained consultant for and serves on the speakers bureau of Allergan, Daiichi Sankyo, Lilly, and Lundbeck. Peer Reviewer Gerald Roberts, MD; Executive Editor Leslie Coplin; and Assistant Editor Jonathan Springston report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.
Drs. Elliott, Chan, Gupta, Kemper, Kiefer, and Winslow report no financial relationships relevant to this field of study.
Dr. Fink reports he is a consultant for Proctor & Gamble.
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