About the author
William J. Rea, MD, FACS, FAAEM, is a thoracic, cardiovascular, and general surgeon with an added interest in the environmental aspects of health and disease. Founder of the Environmental Health Center—Dallas (EHC-Dallas) in 1974, Dr. Rea is currently the director of this highly specialized Dallas-based medical facility.
Kalpana D. Patel, MD, FAAP, FAAEM, is a pediatrician with an added interest in the environmental aspects of health and disease. Dr. Patel is a founder of the Environmental Health Center- Buffalo (EHC-Buffalo) established in 1985, a specialized Buffalo-based medical facility.