Journal of Addiction Medicine would like to thank Senior Editor Dr. George Koob for his years of service to the journal. He was recently appointed director of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism at the National Institutes of Health.
Dr. Richard Saitz will be taking over as Senior Editor. He is a general internist and primary care physician, Chair and Professor of Community Health Sciences at Boston University (BU) School of Public Health, and Professor of Medicine at BU School of Medicine. He is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and of the American Society of Addiction Medicine, and is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and by the American Board Addiction Medicine.