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Editors

Richard P. Usatine, MD
Professor of Family and Community Medicine
Professor of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery
Assistant Director, Medical Humanities Education
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Medical Director, Skin Clinic, University Health System
San Antonio, Texas

Mindy A. Smith, MD
Clinical Professor, Department of Family Medicine
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI
Deputy Editor, Essential Evidence Plus
Associate Medical Editor, FP Essentials

E.J. Mayeaux, Jr., MD
Professor of Family Medicine
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Family Medicine Residency Program Director and Vice-Chair
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
Shreveport, Louisiana

Heidi S. Chumley, MD
Associate Professor, Family Medicine
University of Kansas School of Medicine
Associate Vice Chancellor, Educational Resources and Interprofessional Education
University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, Kansas

Contributors

Jim Anderst, MD, MSCI
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Child Abuse and Neglect
Children's Mercy Hospital
University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine
Kansas City, Missouri

Michael J. Babcock, MD
Colorado Springs Dermatology Clinic
Colorado Springs, Colorado

Yoon-Soo Cindy Bae-Harboe, MD
Boston University Hospital
Medical Center Department of Dermatology
Boston, Massachusetts

James C. Barrow, MD, FACOG
Assistant Professor of OB/GYN
Louisiana State University
Shreveport, Louisiana

Luke M. Baudoin, MD
Associate Professor of Family Medicine
Louisiana State University Health
Shreveport, Louisiana

Ruth E. Berggren, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director, Center for Medical Humanities & Ethics
Division of Infectious Diseases
University of Texas Health Science Center
San Antonio, Texas

Margaret L. Burks, BA
Student Affiliate, School of Medicine
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas

Kevin J. Carter, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Family Medicine
Louisiana State University Health Center
Shreveport, Louisiana

Gina Chacon, MD
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan

Beth Choby, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Family Medicine
University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center
Memphis, Tennessee

Danielle B. Cooper, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Louisiana State University Health
Shreveport, Louisiana

John E. Delzell, Jr., MD, MSPH
Associate Professor
Associate Chair for Medical Student Education
Department of Family Medicine
University of Kansas
Kansas City, Kansas

Rowena A. DeSouza, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Urology
University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Houston, Texas

Lucia Diaz, MD
Chief Resident
Dermatology Department
University of Tesxas Medical School at Houston
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas

Cristina Fernandez, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Creighton University/Children's Physicians
Medical Director, HEROES Program
Associate Program Director
UNMC/Creighton University/Children's Hospital and Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska

Lindsey B. Finklea, MD
Dermatology Resident
University of Texas Health Science Center
San Antonio, Texas

Linda French, MD
Professor and Chair
Department of Family Medicine
University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences
Toledo, Ohio

Bridget C. Godwin, MD
Department of Pediatrics
New York Presbyterian, Weill Cornell
New York, New York

Radha Raman Murthy Gokula, MD, CMD
Geriatrician & Palliative Medicine Consultant
University of Toledo Medical Center
Assistant Professor
Department of Family Medicine
University of Toledo
Toledo, Ohio

Mary Kelly Green, MD
Ophthalmology, Private Practice
Marble Falls, Texas
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
University of Texas Health Science Center
San Antonio, Texas

Alfonso Guzman, Jr., BSN, MD
Resident Physician
Department of Family and Community Medicine
Texas Tech University
Paul L. Foster School of Medicine
El Paso, Texas

Meredith M. Hancock, MD
Preliminary Resident
Internal Medicine
Loyola University Medical Center
Maywood, Illinois

Jimmy H. Hara, MD, FAAFP
Professor of Clinical Family Medicine
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, California

David Henderson, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine
Associate Dean, Medical Student Affairs
University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Farmington, Connecticut

Nathan Hitzeman, MD
Faculty, Sutter Health Family Medicine Residency Program
Sacramento, California

Michaell A. Huber, DDS
Associate Professor
Oral Medicine Subject Expert
Department of Comprehensive Dentistry
University of Texas at San Antonio Health Science Center Dental School
San Antonio, Texas

Karen A. Hughes, MD, FAAFP
Associate Director
North Mississippi Center Family Medicine Residency Program
Tupelo, Mississippi

Carlos Roberto Jaén, MD, PhD, MS
Professor of Family & Community Medicine
Epidemiology and Biostatistics
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Adjunct Professor of Public Health
University of Texas School of Public Health
San Antonio Campus
San Antonio, Texas

Natalia Jaimes, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Dermatology
Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana
Attending Physician
Aurora Skin Cancer Center
Medellin, Colombia

Anne E. Johnson, MD
Psychiatry Resident
University of Texas Southwestern
Dallas, Texas

Jonathan B. Karnes, MD
Faculty, MDFMR Dermatology Services
Maine Dartmouth Family Medicine Residency
Augusta, Maine

Jennifer A. Keehbauch, MD, FAAFP
Director of Research, Graduate Medical Education Florida Hospital
Assistant Director, Family Medicine, Residency, Florida Hospital
Director, Women's Medicine Fellowship, Florida Hospital, Florida

Nancy D. Kellogg, MD
Professor, Division Chief of Child Abuse
Department of Pediatrics
Univesity of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas

Melanie Ketchandji, MD
Urology Resident
University of Texas Health Science Center
Houston, Texas

Amor Khachemoune, MD, FAAD, FACMS
Attending Physician
Dermatologist, Mohs Surgeon and Dermatopathologist
Veterans Affairs Medical Center Brooklyn, New York

Robert L. Kraft, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Family and Community Medicine
University of Kansas School of Medicine
Wichita, Kansas

Javier LaFontaine, DPM, MS, FACFAS
Associate Professor
Department of Plastic Surgery
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Juanita Lozano-Pineda, DDS, MPH
Assistant Professor
Department of Comprehensive Dentistry
University of Texas at San Antonio Health Science
Center Dental School
San Antonio, Texas

Ashfaq A. Marghoob, MD
Associate Professor
Director, Skin Cancer Clinic, Hauppauge, Long Island
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York

Laura Matrka, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Columbus, Ohio

Kevin Christopher McMains, MD
Clinical Associate Professor
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas

Carolyn Milana, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital
Stony Brook, New York

Asad K. Mohmand, MD, FACP
VCU Pauley Heart Center
Medical College of Virginia
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, Virginia

Melissa A. Muszynski, MD
Resident, Department of Dermatology
Georgetown University Hospital
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC

Brian Z. Rayala, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Family Medicine
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Catherine Reppa, MD
Resident, University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Karl T. Rew
Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and Urology
University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Mark Jason Sanders, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Community and General Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics
UT Health Medical School at Houston
Houston, Texas

Khashayar Sarabi, MD
Internal & Integrative Medicine
Irvine, California

Shehnaz Zaman Sarmast, MD
Dermatologist, Skin Specialist
Allen/Addison, Texas

Andrew D. Schechtman, MD, FAAFP
Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
Stanford University School of Medicine
Division of General Medical Disciplines
Faculty, San Jose – O'Connor Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, San Jose, California

Adriana Segura, DDS, MS
Professor
Associate Dean of Student Affairs
Department of Comprehensive Dentistry
University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio Dental School
San Antonio, Texas

Maureen K. Sheehan, MD, MHA
Associate Professor, Division of Vascular Surgery
University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas

Naohiro Shibuya, DPM, MS, FACFAS
Associate Professor of Surgery
Texas A&M Health and Science Center
College of Medicine
Bryan, Texas

Leslie A. Shimp, PharmD, MS
Professor, College of Pharmacy
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Julie Scott Taylor, MD, MSc
Associate Professor of Family Medicine
Director of Clinical Curriculum
Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Providence, Rhode Island

Ernest E. Valdez, DDS
Assistant Professor
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas

Yu Wah, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Family and Community Medicine
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Houston, Texas

Christopher J. Wenner, MD
Associate Director
University of Minnesota/St. Cloud Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program
St. Cloud, Minnesota
Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Mark L. Willenbring, MD
Founder and CEO, ALLTYR
Saint Paul, Minnesota

Congjun Yao, MD, PhD
Resident, Department of Family and Community Medicine
University of Texas Health Science Center
San Antonio, Texas

Jana K. Zaudke, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Family Medicine
The University of Kansas School of Medicine
Kansas City, Kansas

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