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Journal of General Internal Medicine

Journal of General Internal Medicine

Editor-in-Chief: R. Kravitz; M. Feldman

ISSN: 0884-8734 (print version)
ISSN: 1525-1497 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11606

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SGIM is dedicated to improving patient care through research, education, and clinical practice in the specialty of general internal medicine. SGIM was founded in 1978 by a national group of academic general internists committed to promoting research and education aimed at improving health care for the whole patient. The national organization has grown to nearly 3,000 members over three decades.

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April 19th - 22nd, 2017
Washington, D.C.

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OFFICERS 2017-2018 

Thomas H. Gallagher, MD
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Email: thomasg@uw.edu
Giselle Corbie-Smith, MD, MSC
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC
Email: gcorbie@med.unc.edu
Eileen E. Reynolds, MD
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
Email: ereynolds@bidmic.harvard.edu
David C. Dugdale, MD
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Email: dugdaled@uw.edu
Mark D. Schwartz, MD
New York University School of Medicine
New York, NY
Email: mark.schwartz@nyumc.org
Somnath Saha, MD, MPH
Portland VA Medical Center
Portland, OR
Email: sahas@ohsu.edu
Somnath Saha, MD, MPH
Portland VA Medical Center
Portland, OR
Email: sahas@ohsu.edu


Eva Aagaard, MD
University of Colorado, Denver
Aurora, CO
Email: eva.aagaard@ucdenver.edu
Jada C. Bussey-Jones, MD
Emory Medical School
Atlanta, GA
Email: jcbusse@emory.edu
April Fitzgerald, MD
Johns Hopkins University Medical School
Baltimore, MD
Email: afitzg10@jhmi.edu
Eboni Price-Haywood, MD, MPH
Ochsner Health Systems
New Orleans, LA
Email: eboni.pricehaywood@ochsner.org
Luci K. Leykum, MD, MBA, MSc
UT Health Science Center at San Antonio
San Antonio, TX
Email: leykum@uthscsa.edu
Monica E. Peek, MD, MPH, MSc, FACP
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Email: mpeek@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu


Lyle Dennis
Washington, DC


Kay Ovington
Alexandria, VA
Email: ovingtonk@sgim.org


Francine Jetton, MA
Alexandria, VA
(202) 887-5150


Bennett B. Lee, MD, MPH
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA
Email: blee3@mcvh-vcu.edu
Laurence F McMahon, MD, MPH
University of Michigan Medical Center
Ann Arbor, MI
Email: lmcmahon@umich.edu
Richard L. Kravitz, MD, MSPH
University of California, Davis
Davis, CA
Mitchell D. Feldman, MD, MPhil
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
Joseph Conigliaro MD, MPH
New York, New York
Email: jconigliaro@nshs.edu
Madeline Sterling, MD, MPH
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY
Email: mrs9012@nyp.org
Kay Ovington
Interim, Executive Director
Alexandria, VA

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    The Journal of General Internal Medicine is the official journal of the Society of General Internal Medicine. It promotes improved patient care, research, and education in primary care, general internal medicine, and hospital medicine. Its articles focus on topics such as clinical medicine, epidemiology, prevention, health care delivery, curriculum development, and numerous other non-traditional themes, in addition to classic clinical research on problems in internal medicine.

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