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Dr. Salazar graduated from Universidad Libre, Facultad de Medicina Seccional in Cali, Columbia. After graduation, Dr. Salazar gained experience in the fields of emergency medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, and general family practice. After four years of practice in his native country, Dr. Salazar moved to the United States to practice radiation oncology and medical oncology at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Orlando, Florida. Presently with the Family Physicians Group, one of Central Florida's largest, private group practices, Dr Salazar currently works in Medicare risk adjustment and care management and does not practice clinical medicine. Serving as the final stage of approval for all medical content, Dr. Salazar reviews, edits and approves all medical information on the site for fact-based, unbiased accuracy.
A retired LCDR (Lieutenant Commander) in the U.S. Navy, Carl Jewett is the Executive Director of the Veterans Assistance Network, a company devoted to assisting veterans navigate through the often confusing VA benefits application process. Serving as the Veteran Liaison for the Pleural Mesothelioma Center, Carl assists veteran clients in obtaining the maximum benefits to which they are entitled. Carl also serves as the Veteran Content Editor, reviewing veteran content and statistical information for veracity.
With more than eight years experience as a professional editor and writer, Michelle Whitmer is a published journalist with a background in environmental, educational, medical, biographical, travel and feature writing. Michelle has been published in more than 17 publications spanning a range of print media genres and has been quoted in the New York Times for her knowledge on asbestos and mesothelioma. Before joining the Pleural Mesothelioma Center, she held several editorial positions that cross both print and online media. Throughout her writing career Michelle has acquired diverse editorial experience, maintaining a focus in environmental and advocacy journalism.