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Editor: Michael Dietrich (2001- )
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Dartmouth College
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Past editor: Diane Paul

Managing editor: Martin L. Levitt

Assistant to the managing editor: Earle E. Spamer

Editorial Board:

Mark B. Adams, University of Pennsylvania
Garland E. Allen, Washington University
John Beatty, University of Minnesota
Frederick B. Churchill, Indiana University
Michael R. Dietrich, Dartmouth College
Bernardino Fantini, Institut Louis Jantet d'Histoire de Medicine, Geneva
H. Bentley Glass, Boulder, Colorado
Barbara Kimmelman, Philadelphia College of Textiles and Science
Martin L. Levitt, American Philosophical Society
Victor A. McKusick, Johns Hopkins University
Jane Maienschein, Arizona State University
Diane B. Paul, University of Massachusetts, Boston
David J. Rhees, Bakken Museum and Library
Jan Sapp, York University, Toronto, Canada
Vassiliki Betty Smocovitis, University of Florida

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