The staff for the project included Professor Scott Burris, of Temple, the Principal Investigator, and research assistants Salli Ortiz, Ron Webster, Ryan Silverman and Mitzi Ng. The consultants were Daniel N. Abrahamson, J.D., Legal Director, The Lindesmith Center; Professor Zita Lazzarini, J.D., M.P.H., University of Connecticut Health Center; Professor Maxwell Mehlman, J.D., The Law-Medicine Center, Case Western Reserve University; and Josiah D. Rich, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, the Miriam Hospital, Brown University.
The work of the project was reviewed by a panel of health and legal experts. The members of the panel were: Terje Anderson, Deputy Executive Director for Policy, NAPWA; Arthur Caplan, Ph.D., Center for Bioethics, University of Pennsylvania; T. Stephen Jones, M.D., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Frank McClellan, J.D., Temple University; Pam Nathanson, Family Planning Council; Jane Silver, amfAR; Sharon Stancliff, New York State AIDS Institute; Robert Swenson, M.D., Temple Medical School; Donald H. Williams, Executive Director, Washington Board of Pharmacy.
We wish to thank Dr. Shyam Nair of Temple University, whose assistance in the coordination and design of this website was invaluable to the project's completion.