Dr. Herchline Thomas

Dr. Herchline Thomas

Professor of Medicine

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

plus Speciality



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.