Jerome P. Kassirer

Jerome P. Kassirer (born 1932 in Buffalo, New York) is an American nephrologist, medical researcher, and professor at Tufts University School of Medicine.wikipedia
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The New England Journal of Medicine

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He was the editor-in-chief of the New England Journal of Medicine from 1991 to 1999.

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Jerome P. Kassirer (born 1932 in Buffalo, New York) is an American nephrologist, medical researcher, and professor at Tufts University School of Medicine.

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Jerome P. Kassirer (born 1932 in Buffalo, New York) is an American nephrologist, medical researcher, and professor at Tufts University School of Medicine.

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Jerome P. Kassirer (born 1932 in Buffalo, New York) is an American nephrologist, medical researcher, and professor at Tufts University School of Medicine.

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He was the editor-in-chief of the New England Journal of Medicine from 1991 to 1999.

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Kassirer received his Doctor of Medicine degree (M.D.) from the University of Buffalo in 1957, and trained in nephrology at New England Medical Center as a senior resident from 1961 to 1962.

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Kassirer received his Doctor of Medicine degree (M.D.) from the University of Buffalo in 1957, and trained in nephrology at New England Medical Center as a senior resident from 1961 to 1962.

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Jerome P. Kassirer (born 1932 in Buffalo, New York) is an American nephrologist, medical researcher, and professor at Tufts University School of Medicine. Kassirer received his Doctor of Medicine degree (M.D.) from the University of Buffalo in 1957, and trained in nephrology at New England Medical Center as a senior resident from 1961 to 1962.

Tufts Medical Center

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Kassirer received his Doctor of Medicine degree (M.D.) from the University of Buffalo in 1957, and trained in nephrology at New England Medical Center as a senior resident from 1961 to 1962.

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Kassirer received his Doctor of Medicine degree (M.D.) from the University of Buffalo in 1957, and trained in nephrology at New England Medical Center as a senior resident from 1961 to 1962.

Sara Murray Jordan

His previous positions at Tufts include acting chairman of the department of medicine (1974-75), vice chairman of the department of medicine (1979-1991), and Sara Murray Jordan Professor of Medicine (1987-1991).

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As editor, he increased the number of foreign scientists on the journal's editorial board, which drew more submissions from foreign scientists.

Massachusetts Medical Society

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In 1999, he was forced to resign his position as NEJMs editor-in-chief when the journal's publisher, the Massachusetts Medical Society, chose not to renew his contract.

Humayun Chaudhry

The book was praised by Jerome P. Kassirer, M.D., MACP, editor-in-chief of the New England Journal of Medicine from 1991 to 1999, who wrote in its foreword, "Every medical student should have this book."

Marcia Angell

In 1999, Jerome P. Kassirer, M.D. resigned as NEJM's Editor-in-Chief following a dispute with the journal's publisher, the Massachusetts Medical Society, over the Society's plan to use the journal's name to brand and market other sources of healthcare information.

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* Jerome P. Kassirer (born 1932), American nephrologist