Michael P. D'Alessandro, M.D.
Peer Review Status: Internally Peer Reviewed
Thanks to all who taught me pediatric radiology at Children's
Hospital of Michigan / Wayne State University School of Medicine,
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics / University of Iowa
College of Medicine, and Children's Hospital Boston / Harvard
Thanks to all who taught me computer science at Wayne State
University, the University of Iowa, and the MIT Media Lab.
Thanks to the members of the Electric Differential Multimedia
Laboratory who assisted in the construction of Paediapaedia.
Thanks to Donald R. Kirks, M.D., Chairman of Radiology at
Children's Hospital Boston, who gave me research time during my
pediatric radiology fellowship that was used in part to create
Thanks to the National Library of Medicine, who helped fund
the creation of Paediapaedia by funding the creation of the
University of Iowa's Virtual Hospital (NLM Contract Number
Thanks to the late John A. Kirkpatrick, M.D. whose slide
collection forms the core image collection in Paediapaedia.
Final thanks to my wife, Donna, who is very patient.
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