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Listed below are the names of the folks who bring you Diabetes Self-Management magazine and DiabetesSelfManagement.com.


James M. O’Connor, Editor
Aubrey Everett, Recipes Editor
Diane Fennell, Web Editor


Mike O’Leary, Art Director
Stephanie Cwalina, Graphic Design


James Moorehead, Director of Marketing
Justin Patrick, Marketing Manager


Jason Pomerantz, Director of Digital Media

Kathy Jones Rizzi, Advertising

Stuart Crystal, Advertising

Bob Beucler, Advertising

Laura Finamore, Sales Assistant


James W. Anderson, MD
Chief, Metabolic-Endocrine Section
VA Medical Center
Lexington, Kentucky

Danial Baker, PharmD
Director, Drug Information Center
Washington State University
Spokane, Washington

Virginia Peragallo-Dittko, APRN, BC-ADM, MA, CDE
Executive Director, Diabetes and Obesity Institute
Winthrop-University Hospital
Mineola, New York

David E. Goldstein, MD
Director, Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes
University of Missouri Health Science Center
Columbia, Missouri

Laura Hieronymus, MSEd, RN, BC-ADM, CDE
DiabetesCare & Communications
Lexington, Kentucky

Irl B. Hirsch, MD
Medical Director, Diabetes Care Center
University of Washington Medical Center
Seattle, Washington

Lois Jovanovic, MD
Chief Scientific Officer
Sansum Diabetes Research Institute
Santa Barbara, California

Daniel L. Lorber, MD
Medical Director
Diabetes Care and Information Center of New York
Flushing, New York

William H. Polonsky, PhD, CDE
Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry
University of California
San Diego, California

Charles A. Reasner, MD
Professor of Medicine and Endocrinology
University of Texas Health Science Center
San Antonio, Texas

Carolyn Robertson, APRN, MSN, CS, BC-ADM, CDE
Associate Director
New York Diabetes Program
New York, New York

Jeanne L. Rosenthal, MD
Attending Surgeon, Retinal Service
New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
New York, New York

Barnard P. Shagan, MD
Director, Diabetes Education Center
Monmouth Medical Center
Long Branch, New Jersey

Richard M. Weil, MEd, CDE
Exercise Physiologist
St. Luke’s–Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York, New York

Stephen Z. Wolner, DDS
New York, New York


Jean Betschart Roemer, MSN, MN, CPNP, CDE
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Nancy Cooper, RD, CDE
International Diabetes Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Robert S. Dinsmoor
South Hamilton, Massachusetts

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