John P. Cunha, DO, is a U.S. board-certified Emergency Medicine Physician. Dr. Cunha's educational background includes a BS in Biology from Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, and a DO from the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences in Kansas City, MO. He completed residency training in Emergency Medicine at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, New Jersey.
Dr. Roxanne Dryden-Edwards is an adult, child, and adolescent psychiatrist. She is a former Chair of the Committee on Developmental Disabilities for the American Psychiatric Association, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland, and Medical Director of the National Center for Children and Families in Bethesda, Maryland.
Author: Joachim Gruber, MD, PhD, Staff Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Parkland Hospital, University of Texas Southwestern.
Coauthor(s): Brett Roth, MD, Assistant Professor,
Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Clinical Toxicology, University of
Texas Southwestern; Dennis C Daley, PhD, Director of Center for Psychiatric and
Chemical Dependency Services, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic,
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.
Editors: Michael D Burg, MD, Assistant Clinical
Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University Medical Center,
University of California at San Francisco-Fresno; Francisco Talavera, PharmD,
PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Anthony Anker, MD, FAAEM, Attending Physician, Emergency Department, Mary Washington Hospital, Fredericksburg, VA.
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