Corresponding Author

Rachel E. Dixon


Author Affiliations

Rachel E. Dixon

Managing Editor, Journal of Appalachian Health

Randy Wykoff,

Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Appalachian Health

East Tennessee State University

Author Area of Expertise

Editing; community health; social policy


With the passing of our founding Editor-in-Chief, Dr. F. Douglas Scutchfield, the Journal of Appalachian Health team reflects on a life well lived and a monumental public legacy left behind. We thank "Scutch" for enriching the lives of so many, and we commit to growing the Journal in his honor.



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Recommended Citation

Dixon RE, Wykoff RW. On we go, with hope: Remembering our founding editor, Dr. F. Douglas Scutchfield. J Appalach Health 2022;4(2):4–7. DOI: https://doi.org/10.13023/jah.0402.02.