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JAMA Pediatrics Masthead |

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JAMA Pediatr. 2014;168(2):98. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2013.3322.
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JAMA Pediatrics Vision: JAMA Pediatrics will be the most respected source of information for investigators, providers, and policy makers seeking the highest quality evidence to guide decision-making.

Mission Statement: JAMA Pediatrics seeks to provide state-of-the-art information to individuals and organizations working to advance the health and well-being of infants, children, and adolescents. The Journal also provides a forum for discussion of the most important issues and policies affecting child and adolescent health and healthcare. JAMA Pediatrics will use the most current technology to make timely information available to readers wherever and whenever it is needed.

  • Editor Frederick P. Rivara, MD, MPH

Associate Editors

  • Dimitri A. Christakis, MD, MPH, Seattle, Washington

  • Alain Joffe, MD, MPH, Baltimore, Maryland

  • Ron Keren, MD, MPH, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Editorial Manager

  • Suzanne Shuey, Seattle, Washington

Editorial Office

  • JAMA Pediatrics

  • Department of Pediatrics

  • Child Health Institute

  • University of Washington

  • 6200 NE 74th St, Ste 120B

  • Seattle, WA 98115-8160

  • Phone: (206) 685-3573 Fax: (866) 541-3890

  • jamapeds@jamanetwork.org

Statistical Editor

  • Benjamin C. French, PhD, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Statistical Consultant

  • Peter Cummings, MD, MPH, Bishop, California

Evidence-Based Journal Club

  • Dimitri A. Christakis, MD, MPH, Seattle, Washington

JAMA Pediatrics Clinical Challenge

  • Samir S. Shah, MD, MSCE, Cincinnati, Ohio

Web Editor

  • Joyce M. Lee, MD, MPH, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Social Media Editor

  • Joyce M. Lee, MD, MPH, Ann Arbor, Michigan

  • Cherrie B. Boyer, PhD, San Francisco, California

  • Robert H. Bradley, PhD, Tempe, Arizona

  • Maria T. Britto, MD, MPH, Cincinnati, Ohio

  • John V. Campo, MD, Columbus, Ohio

  • Aaron E. Carroll, MD, MS, Indianapolis, Indiana

  • Frank Joseph Chaloupka, PhD, Chicago, Illinois

  • Mitchell B. Cohen, MD, Cincinnati, Ohio

  • Chris Feudtner, MD, PhD, MPH, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Kathleen F. Janz, EdD, Iowa City, Iowa

  • Terry Klassen, MD, MSc, Winnipeg, Manitoba

  • Joyce M. Lee, MD, MPH, Ann Arbor, Michigan

  • Michelle Huckaby Lewis, MD, JD, Baltimore, Maryland

  • Lisa Saiman, MD, MPH, New York, New York

  • Samir S. Shah, MD, MSCE, Cincinnati, Ohio

  • Martha C. Sola-Visner, MD, Boston, Massachusetts

  • Jean-Claude Carel, MD, Paris, France

  • Shabir A. Madhi, MBBCh, FCPaeds(SA), MMed(Paeds), PhD, Johannesburg, South Africa

  • Barend (Ben) Marais, MB, ChB, MRCP(Paeds), MMed(Paeds), PhD, Stellenbosch, South Africa

  • Frank Oberklaid, MD, FRACP, DCH, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

  • Susan M. Sawyer, MBBS, MD, FRACP, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

  • Joan-Carles Surís i Granell, MD, MPH, PhD, Lausanne, Switzerland

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  • Editor in Chief, The JAMA Network Howard Bauchner, MD

  • Executive Editor Phil B. Fontanarosa, MD, MBA

  • Executive Managing Editor Annette Flanagin

  • Managing Editor Brenda Gregoline

Editorial Processing

  • Manuscript Editing Manager Tracy Frey,

  • Senior Manuscript Editor Shannon L. Sparenga

  • Manuscript Editors Miriam Y. Cintron, Paul Ruich

  • Freelance Manuscript Editing Manager Diane L. Cannon

  • Freelance Manuscript Editing Coordinators Connie L. Manno, Fred Marshall

  • Freelance Copy Editors and Copyreaders Laura Adamcyzk, Catherine A. Alden, Jan Clavey, Mary Coerver-Connolly, Gillian Dickens, Laura King, Juliann Lundell Tarsney, Donna J. Thordsen, Caroline Woods

  • Editorial Assistant Wanda Hill

Editorial Operations and Systems

  • Directors Larry Bryant, Monica Mungle, Elaine Williams

  • Managers and Staff Lenette Gardner-Gullens, Fanny L. Brown, Paul Frank, Rachell Lozano, Michaela Mark, Kathryn Muskovich, J.D. Neff, Kate Pezalla, Gale Saulsberry

Scientific Online Resources

  • Deputy Editor and Director Michael Berkwits, MD

  • Director, Development and Design Michelle Kurzynski

  • Staff Eric Butkus, Christopher Hastings, Craig McCaffrey, Reuben Rios

Editorial Graphics

  • Director Ronna Henry, MD

  • Staff Joshua Bird, Alison E. Burke, Cassio Lynm, David Song

Clinical Review & Education

  • Deputy Editor Edward H. Livingston, MD

  • CME Editor Thomas B. Cole, MD, MPH

Administration

  • Director Marla A. Hall

  • Staff Deanna Willis, Yolanda Davis

  • Editorial Counsel: Joseph P. Thornton, JD

Media Relations

  • Director Jann Ingmire

  • Staff Deanna Bellandi, Jim Michalski

  • Senior Vice President and Publisher, Periodical Publications Thomas J. Easley

  • Staff Monica Smith

Advertising Print & Online Sales & Marketing

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  • Manager Kathy Russell

  • Staff Mirna Monal

  • Sales Representative Tim Melroy

Classified Advertising

  • Manager Thalia Moss

  • Staff Tem Harrier, Susan J. Henning

  • Director, Marketing Mark Thornbury

  • Staff Tricia Castellano

Reprint Communications

  • Manager Susan Lovenberg

Circulation Print & Online Sales & Marketing

  • Director, Worldwide Sales Vida Damijonaitis

  • Managers Saskia Bolore, Gretchen Linder, Brian McCartney

  • Staff Rebecca Haas, Christine Hearne, Irma Millie Lara, Audra Lawlor, Maliya Scott

Marketing and Product Development

  • Directors Matt Herron, Elizabeth Solaro

  • Associate Publisher/Senior Product Development Geoffrey Flick

  • Senior Product Development Manager Paul Gee

  • Managers Rick Bell, Michael McGraw, Sara Nagy, Stacy Tucker

  • Staff Millette Jackson-Bates

Business Operations

  • Directors Karen Adams-Taylor, Karl Elvin, Sue Sherrill, Brian Shields

  • Managers David Antos, Chris Borden, Debbie Camp, Lydia Cruz, Diane Darnell, Colleen Kelly, Chris Meyer, Jaye Mize, Annemarie Neff, Sean O’Donnell, Sean Ohlson, Phil O'Leary, Ryan Patella, Susan Price, Denise Steinhauser

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  • Circulation Services Julie Burton, Dexter Golden, Erin Hinchcliff, Noemi Rivera, Geneine Van Someren

  • Composition and New Media Gail Barrett, Regina Brownlee, Brenda Chandler-Grayer, Scott Curl, Amy Evers, Teri Hutchison, Mary Ann Kuranda, Joshua Lampinen, Fred Marshall, Patricia E. Panek, La'son Diggs Sledge, George Thomson

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  • Executive Vice President, Chief Executive Officer James L. Madara, MD

  • Chief Operating Officer Bernard L. Hengesbaugh

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