About NEJM Journal Watch General Medicine

About NEJM Journal Watch General Medicine

The original Journal Watch. Our General Medicine section brings you timely, readable, and practical summaries and commentary from our physician editorial board. We survey 75 of the top general and specialty medical journals to help you focus on the research and guidelines that matter most to internal medicine generalists, family physicians, specialists, and allied health professionals.

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Allan S. Brett, MD

Professor of Medicine and Director, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia


Thomas L. Schwenk, MD

Dean, University of Nevada School of Medicine; Vice President of Health Sciences, University of Nevada


Anthony L. Komaroff, MD

Senior Physician, Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital; Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston


Charleen M. Hamilton, PhD

Massachusetts Medical Society


David J. Amrol, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine, Director of the Division of Allergy and Immunology, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia

Jonathan S. Coblyn, MD

Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School; Vice Chair of Medicine and Director of Clinical Rheumatology; Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA

Kirsten E. Fleischmann, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Medical Center at the University of California, San Francisco; Professor of Clinical Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

Patricia Kritek, MD, EdM

Associate Professor, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle

Jamaluddin Moloo, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Medicine, Departments of Medicine and Radiology, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora

Paul S. Mueller, MD, MPH, FACP

Chair of the Division of General Internal Medicine, Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota

Bruce Soloway, MD

Associate Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Family and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center Bronx, New York

Abigail Zuger, MD

Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai; Senior Attending Physician, Mount Sinai Roosevelt and Mount Sinai St. Luke's Hospitals, New York


Cara Adler, Betty Barrer, Christine M. Judge, Mary Nastuk, Christine Sadlowski, Carolyn Schatz


Michael Kish, Celia Marsh, Marissa Mathieson, Christine Murphy


Bonnie Chansky, Andrea Parent, Christopher Twichell


Robert Dall, Editorial Director

Anne Russ, Business Manager

Sharon S. Salinger, Manager, Editorial Operations

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Rob Stuart, Managing Director, NEJM Group

Christopher R. Lynch, Vice President for Publishing

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Editors who have left the board since January 2007

Information about these editors was up to date at the time of their last affiliation with NEJM Journal Watch.

Howard Bauchner, MD, Associate Editor 1999–2011

Professor of Pediatrics and Public Health, Director, Division of General Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center

Robert A. Dershewitz, MD, Associate Editor 1988–2007

The Community Hospital, Munster, Indiana

Keith I. Marton, MD, Associate Editor 1987–2007

Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President, Legacy Health Systems, Portland, Oregon

Robert W. Rebar, MD 1998–2013

Executive Director, American Society for Reproductive Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama

Richard Saitz, MD, MPH, FACP, FASAM, Deputy Editor 1997–2010

Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, Clinical Addiction Research and Education (CARE) Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Boston Medical Center and Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health