Chief Editor
Rhett Drugge, M.D.
New York University

Managing Editor
Heather A. Dunn

Contributing Editors

Theodore Barkley, PhD.
Division of Biology
Kansas State University
Fort Riley, KS
George W. Christopher, LTC, USAF, MC
Operational Medicine Division, United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, MD
Kevin C. Farmer, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacy
College of Pharmacy, University of Oklahoma
Arthur Huntley, MD
Department of Dermatology
University of California, Davis
Maged Kamel, M.D.
El-Matareyah Teaching Hospital,
Cairo, Egypt
M.Peter Marinkovich, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Dermatology
Stanford University School of Medicine
Thomas W. McGovern, MAJ, MC, USA
Chief, Dermatology Service
Irwin Army Community Hospital
Fort Riley, KS
Mark F. Naylor, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology
Center for Molecular Medicine, College of Medicine
University of Oklahoma
Charles Sheard, M.D., F.R.C.P.
Emeritus Professor of Dermatology
Cornell Medical College
New York, NY


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