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Early career at the National Cancer Institute's Baltimore Cancer Research Center developing new approaches to infection prevention and treatment of leukemia and lymphoma patients. Then the head of infectious diseases and director of the University of Maryland Cancer Center followed by senior leadership positions in the Medical School and Medical System culminating as CEO of the University of Maryland Medical Center. Now the author of 7 books on health and wellness, our dysfunctional healthcare delivery system & the crisis in primary care. Lover of nature. Happily married for 58 years.
United States
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Yale School of Medicne
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Infection in Cancer Patients. Organization, Leadership, Governance, and Operation of Academic Medical Centers. Fixing the primary care crisis Advances in medicine - science and technology. The evolving healthcare delivery process. The 21st-century plague - obesity and its associated diseases. Coping with the coronavirus pandemic.
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Covid Vaccine Booster
4 months ago no Comment

An argument in favor of getting your Covid vaccine booster, particularly if you’re in an at-risk category or were vaccinated months ago.

Where is the Beef
5 months ago no Comment

Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods burgers are not meat but they are not whole plant food either. A look at two new plant based Beef substitutes.

5 months ago no Comment

Covid Conspiracy Theories abound and evidence suggests less educated people are more likely to believe in them. An examination of

Watercolor by Carol Schimpff
7 months ago no Comment

The concept of breakthrough is when a fully vaccinated person later gets an infection. It is important to remember that not everyone responds to vaccines equally.

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