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Charlotte Seidman


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Charlotte Seidman - nurse practice, medical editing, preventive medicine, public health


F. Douglas Scutchfield, MD, died on Monday, May 23, 2022 in Lexington KY.

I have known and worked with Doug for over 40 years and share my personal insights into how he created the Journal of Appalachian Health, one of his last great career adventures and a lasting legacy to his deep investment in the health and vitality of Appalachia and its people.



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Seidman CS. A love rooted deep in the Appalachian mountains: One part of the legacy of Doug Scutchfield. J Appalach Health 2022;4(2):1–3. DOI: https://doi.org/10.13023/jah.0402.01.

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