December 24, 1997

Miscellanea Medica

JAMA. 1997;278(24):2131-2132. doi:10.1001/jama.1997.03550240019008

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Lee Goldman, MD, MPH, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine (UCSF), is the new editor-in-chief, The American Journal of Medicine (the Green Journal). He replaces J. Claude Bennett, MD, University of Alabama, Birmingham, who was editor for 11 years. Warren S. Browner, MD, also at UCSF, is the new executive editor.

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