About the Authors
- Ziad Obermeyer, Julie Knoll Rajaratnam, Chang H. Park, Emmanuela Gakidou, Margaret C. Hogan, Christopher J. L. Murray
- Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
- Ziad Obermeyer
- Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
- Chang H. Park
- Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, United States of America
- Alan D. Lopez
- School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Alan Lopez is on the Editorial Board of PLoS Medicine.
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