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JAMA Surgery Masthead
June 2019

JAMA Surgery

JAMA Surg. 2019;154(6):474. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.3816

Mission Statement: To promote the art and science of surgery by publishing relevant peer-reviewed research to assist the surgeon in optimizing patient care. JAMA Surgery will also serve as a forum for the discussion of issues pertinent to surgery, such as the education and training of the surgical workforce, quality improvement, and the ethics and economics of health care delivery.

Editor Melina R. Kibbe, MD

Deputy Editors

Adil H. Haider, MD, MPH, Boston, Massachusetts

Timothy M. Pawlik, MD, MPH, MTS, PhD, Columbus, Ohio

Jennifer Tseng, MD, MPH, Boston, Massachusetts

Managing Editor

Terri Carter

Phone: (312) 464-4444

jamasurg@jamanetwork.org

Section Editors
Review Editor

Gerard M. Doherty, MD, Boston, Massachusetts

Surgical Innovation Editor

Justin B. Dimick, MD, MPH, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Web and Social Media Editor

Amalia L. Cochran, MD, Columbus, Ohio

Clinical Education Editor

Pamela A. Lipsett, MD, MHPE, Baltimore, Maryland

Statistical Editors

Jason S. Haukoos, MD, MSc, Denver, Colorado

Amy H. Kaji, MD, PhD, Torrance, California

Todd A. Schwartz, DrPH, MS, Chapel Hill, NC

Editorial Board

Danny Chu, MD, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Dai H. Chung, MD, Nashville, Tennessee

Quan-Yang Duh, MD, San Francisco, California

James W. Fleshman Jr, MD, Dallas, Texas

Yuman Fong, MD, Duarte, California

Amir A. Ghaferi, Md, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Elliott R. Haut, MD, PhD, Baltimore, Maryland

Jonathan R. Hiatt, MD, Los Angeles, California

O. Joe Hines, MD, Los Angeles, California

Kamal M. F. Itani, MD, West Roxbury, Massachusetts

Eric K. Nakakura, MD, PhD, San Francisco, California

Lisa A. Newman, MD, MPH, New York, New York

Gilbert R. Upchurch Jr, MD, Gainesville, Florida

Sherry M. Wren, MD, Palo Alto, California

Brian S. Zuckerbraun, MD, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

International Editorial Board

Martin Almquist, MD, Lund, Sweden

Juan I. Arcelus, MD, PhD, Granada, Spain

Marja Boermeester, MD, PhD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Stephen W. K. Cheng, MB, BS, MS, Hong Kong

Liane S. Feldman, MD, CM, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Alberto R. Ferreres, MD, PhD, JD, MPH, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Andrew G. Hill, MBChB, MD, EdD, Auckland, New Zealand

Olle Ljungqvist, MD, PhD, Örebro, Sweden

Mario Morino, MD, Turin, Italy

Avery B. Nathens, MD, MPH, PhD, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Pauli Puolakkainen, MD, PhD, Helsinki, Finland

Paulina Salminen, MD, PhD, Turku, Finland

John A. Windsor, MD, Auckland, New Zealand

Manabu Yamamoto, MD, PhD, Tokyo, Japan

Cheng-Har Yip, MBBS, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Former Editors

Dean Lewis, MD, 1920-1940

Waltman Walters, MD, 1941-1942; 1946-1961

Lester Dragstedt, MD, 1943-1945

J. Garrett Allen, MD, 1962-1969

Richard Warren, MD, 1970-1976

Arthur Baue, MD, 1977-1988

Claude H. Organ Jr, MD, 1989-2004

Julie Ann Freischlag, MD, 2005-2014

Publication Staff

Offices: 330 N Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

Editor in Chief, JAMA Network Howard Bauchner, MD

Executive Editor Phil B. Fontanarosa, MD, MBA

Executive Managing Editor Annette Flanagin

Managing Editor Brenda Gregoline

Deputy Managing Editor Tracy Frey

Assistant Deputy Managing Editor Iris Y. Lo

Manuscript Editors Kevin Brown, Amanda Ehrhardt, M. Sophia Newman, Suzanne Walker

Freelance Manuscript Editing Manager Connie L. Manno

Freelance Manuscript Editing Coordinators Sara M. Billings, Timothy Gray, Paul Ruich, Kirby Snell, Sam Wilder

Freelance Copy Editors and Copyreaders Catherine A. Alden, Stephanie Lang Beckmeyer, Jane Calayag, Jan Clavey, Mary Coerver-Connolly, Paula Glitman, Laura King, Regina Z. Lilly, Judy Majewski, Thressa D. Smith, Divya Sreekumar, Donna J. Thordsen, Christine Tilles, Caroline A. V. Woods, Aggie Zarkadas

Editorial Assistant Wanda Hill

Editorial Operations and Systems

Directors Larry Bryant, Jacob Kendall-Taylor, Monica Mungle

Managers and Staff Fanny L. Brown, Anna Bukowski, Lee Calibeo, Lenette Gardner-Gullens, Tosca Hall, Erin Kato, Rachell Lozano, Caroline Sietmann, Angelia Waltower

Scientific Online Resources

Deputy Editor and Director Michael Berkwits, MD

Digital Media Production Eric Butkus, Michelle Kurzynski (managers); Emily Ling, Jesse McQuarters, Daniel Morrow (producers)

Social Media Reuben Rios (coordinator)

Electronic Media Systems and Services Mary Lynn Ferkaluk

Editorial Graphics

Staff Karen Bucher, Andy Rekito, Nick Reback, David Song

Clinical Review & Education

Deputy Editor Edward H. Livingston, MD

CME Editor Thomas B. Cole, MD, MPH

Budgets and Administration

Director Marla A. Hall

Staff Deanna Willis, Yolanda Davis

Editorial Counsel Joseph P. Thornton, JD

Media Relations

Manager Deanna Bellandi

Staff Jim Michalski

Periodical Publishing Staff

Senior Vice President and Publisher, Periodical Publications Thomas J. Easley

Vice President, Publishing Strategy and Business Operations Brian Shields

Vice President, Publishing Production Operations Karen Adams-Taylor

Vice President, Digital Product Management and Development Paul Gee

Staff Monica Smith

Advertising Print & Online Sales & Marketing

Director Jeffery J. Bonistalli

Manager Kathy Russell

Staff Mirna Monal

Sales Representative Stacey McHugh

Director, Marketing Mark Thornbury

Staff Tricia Castellano

Classified Advertising

Director Anna Frazier

Manager Thalia Moss

Staff Sade DeRamus-Townsend, Tony Ralenkotter

Reprint Communications

Manager Susan Lovenberg

Circulation Print & Online Sales & Marketing

Director, Worldwide Sales Vida Damijonaitis

Managers Saskia Bolore, Gretchen Linder, Brian McCartney

Sales Representatives Christine Hearne, Natasha Nekola

Staff David Baum, Morgan Osgood, Ron Thomas

Marketing and Product Development

Directors Rick Bell, Elizabeth Solaro, Sara Zimmerman

Associate Publisher/Senior Product Development Geoffrey Flick

Managers Fergus Clare, Lindsay Dawson, Ellen Gibson, Sam Ismail, Peter Litton, Craig McCaffrey, Michael McGraw, Jon Perkins, Daniel Pickhardt, Romando Rossini, Sarah Subramanian, Stacy Tucker

Business Analyst Sirisha Alluri

Staff Millette Jackson-Bates, Tom Miller

Business Operations

Directors Karl Elvin, Nancy Essex, Jaye Mize, Sean O’Donnell, Sue Sherrill

Managers David Antos, Anthony Bautista, Chris Borden, Debbie Camp, Jennifer Carney, Lydia Cruz, Scott Curl, Diane Darnell, Nanette Diaz, Jordynn Farrar, Allison Hughes, Tiffany Jones, Colleen Kelly, John Lash, Chris Meyer, Annemarie Neff, J.D. Neff, Sean Ohlson, Phil O'Leary, Bill Pedone, Susan Price, Binita Shah, Erin Spencer, Denise Steinhauser, Joe Wixted

Advertising and Production Services Ahmed Avendano, Kim Boler, Rhonda Bailey Brown, Fin Carter, Michael Deegan, Daniel DeGroot, Euwanaha Joiner-Smith, Joshua Lane, Cindy Rendlen, Ellen Yoshihara

Circulation Services Julie Burton, Ronna Hewitt, Mary Sieck, Geneine Van Someren, Jamaal Vargas

Content Production Systems Mike Bujewski and Nathan Mitre

Digital Production Regina Brownlee, Amanda Camino, Brenda Chandler-Grayer, Emily Dunn, Amy Evers, Maleeka Holden, Teri Hutchison, Dan Knowles, Joshua Lampinen, Natalie Marsh, Patricia E. Panek, Marla Seidell, La'son Diggs Sledge, Julian Wiley

Graphics Joe Amft, James Collver, Maria Duda, Fred Furtner, Carolyn Hall, Maria Kowalkowski

Proofreading Carla Benton, Carol Joy Farrell, Maria Giannini, Judith A. Literskis, Teresa H. Omiotek, Michael Ryder

AMA Executives

Executive Vice President, Chief Executive Officer James L. Madara, MD

Chief Operating Officer Bernard L. Hengesbaugh

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