My Work

Science and Medicine Features:

eLife:

Scientist and Parent: Looking for the best of both worlds

Scientist and Parent: Communities creating change

Peer Review: Rooting out bias

Plain-language Summaries of Research: The value of a healthy relationship

JAMA:

Physicians Join Frontline Efforts to Curb Gun Injuries, Deaths

The Promise and Challenges of CAR-T Gene Therapy

Resetting the Circadian Clock Might Boost Metabolic Health

US Hospitals Prepare for Penis Transplants

Pediatrician Sees Long Road Ahead for Flint After Lead Poisoning Crisis

Circulation news:

Costly Medications Add Urgency to Physician-Patient Affordability Discussions

Efforts Aim to Promote Safer Anticoagulant Prescribing

Flexibility and Mentoring Key to Boosting the Ranks of Women in Cardiology

Chagas Heart Disease an Emerging Concern in the United States

Meeting Coverage:

ACC 2018:

Barbershop-Based Care Dramatically Trims Blood Pressure

ASN 2017:

Dialysis in Disaster Zones: Back-to-Back Disasters Put Response Systems to the Test

Basic Science and Outreach:

UChicago and MBL Team Up To Tackle Marine Research Challenges

Multimedia:

Interactive Timeline: Waxman Leaves a Mark on Health Policy
Storify: Journals Feel the Heat of Peer Review
Audio : Colorado Tackles the Medical Implications of Marijuana

From the news@JAMA blog:

Using Teaspoons for Giving Medicine to Kids Often Results in Dosing Errors

Outbreaks Among Unvaccinated Drive Measles Upsurge

Physicians Group Discourages Routine Pelvic Exam

Author Insights: Published Studies Often Conflict With Results Reported to ClinicalTrials.gov

Author Insights: Studies That Show Large Treatment Effects Are Usually Wrong

After Chikungunya Virus Transmission Detected in United States, Health Authorities Brace for Wider Spread