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Louise B. Russell named Deputy Editor of Medical Decision Making

Medical Decision Making is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Louise B. Russell to the position of Deputy Editor, effective immediately. Dr. Russell is an SMDM member and has served MDM as an Associate Editor for the past seven years and as a member of the Editorial Board for two years prior. Dr. Russell is a Research Professor at the Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research at Rutgers University and a Professor in the Department of Economics at the same institution.

In addition to her editing experience, Dr. Russell is a frequently published author both in MDM and other scholarly journals. She co-chaired the U.S. Public Health Service Panel on Cost-Effectiveness in Health and Medicine. This panel made recommendations for improving the quality and comparability of cost-effectiveness studies and published them in the book, Cost-Effectiveness in Health and Medicine (Oxford University Press, 1996). Dr. Russell has worked on a variety of special projects for MDM including last year's DECISIONS Supplement and as editor of a series of papers on simulation modeling in health published in the July/August issue. She is also working with MDM on publishing plans for articles produced by the ISPOR-SMDM Joint Modeling Good Research Practices Task Force.

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