Howard Markel
Editor-in-Chief

Christopher F. Koller
Publisher

Tara Strome
Assistant Managing Editor

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5-year Impact Factor: 6.991

September 2015 (Volume 93)

From the Editor-in-Chief

  • Wash Your Hands!

    Howard Markel

    A few months ago, I was asked to discuss the history of hand washing for the PBS NewsHour.1 While many may argue that it is unnecessary to remind the readers of a health policy and population health … Read more

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