On November 29, 2018, 1 day before the accompanying Research Letter1 was accepted for publication, the senior author, Lisa M. Schwartz, MD, MS, died, following a lengthy illness.2 A frequent contributor of important research and opinion articles to JAMA Internal Medicine and many other medical journals, Schwartz was a bright star of the medical profession. More importantly, she was an incredibly kind and compassionate person and physician, always looking out for others.
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Steinbrook R, Redberg RF. Lisa M. Schwartz, MD, MS, 1963-2018. JAMA Intern Med. 2019;179(5):709–710. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2018.8126
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