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- Cheryl W. Thompson investigative reporter for "The Washington Post"
- Dr. Jane Orient executive director of the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons
- Dr. James Thompson president and CEO of the Federation of State Medical Boards
- Dr. Sidney Wolfe director of the Health Research Group at Public Citizen; editor of WorstPills.org
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