Dr. Herchline Thomas

Dr. Herchline Thomas

Professor of Medicine

Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
Dayton, United States of America, 45409

plus Speciality

INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Biography:

Graduate of University of Cincinnati School of Medicine (1985). Completed Infectious Diseases Fellowship (1990) at Ohio State University. Served in the US Air Force at Keesler AFB (1990-1995) and Wright-Patterson AFB (1995-1997). Joined the faculty at Wright State University full time in 1996. Board certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases.

Academic positions:

Professor of Medicine, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine. Medical Director for Public Health – Dayton & Montgomery County. Civil Surgeon for the US Citizen and Immigration Services.

Research interests:

Research interests include tuberculosis, staphylococci, sexually transmitted diseases and public health.

Any other information:

Course Director, Health Care in the Global Community, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University.

What I think of the idea behind WebmedCentral and WebmedCentral plus:

This is the direction that scientific publications need to head. There is a need for greater transparency in the review process. Costs are making it more difficult to publish which works against the publication of the broadest range of research.