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Timothy Mackey

TitleAssociate Adjunct Professor
InstitutionUniversity of California San Diego
DepartmentGlobal Health Program
Address9500 Gilman Drive #0172X
La Jolla CA 92093
Phone858-246-1057
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    UC San DiegoBA Political Science/International Relations2002Political Science
    UC San Diego - California Western School of LawMAS Health Policy and Law2009School of Medicine
    UC San Diego - San Diego State UniversityPhD Global Public Health2013School of Medicine

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    1. Aburas R, Najeeb A, Baageel L, Mackey T. The Syrian conflict: a case study of the challenges and acute need for medical humanitarian operations for women and children internally displaced persons. BMC Med. 2018 May 11; 16(1):65. PMID: 29747641.
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    2. Mackey T, Kalyanam J, Klugman J, Kuzmenko E, Gupta R. Solution to Detect, Classify, and Report Illicit Online Marketing and Sales of Controlled Substances via Twitter: Using Machine Learning and Web Forensics to Combat Digital Opioid Access. J Med Internet Res. 2018 04 27; 20(4):e10029. PMID: 29613851.
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    3. Aburas R, Najeeb A, Baageel L, Mackey T. The Brotherhood Medical Center: Collaborative Foundation of Maternity and Children's Healthcare Facility for Displaced Syrians. Front Public Health. 2018; 6:108. PMID: 29721489.
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    4. Mackey T, Annaloro J. 'Bioexit': navigating the policy and regulatory pathways for the biotechnology industry in a post-Brexit landscape. Drug Discov Today. 2018 Mar 01. PMID: 29501912.
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    5. Cratsley K, Mackey T. Health Policy Brief: Global Mental Health and the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals. Fam Syst Health. 2018 Jan 25. PMID: 29369647.
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    6. Brown MD, Bergmann JN, Novotny TE, Mackey T. Applied global health diplomacy: profile of health diplomats accredited to the UNITED STATES and foreign governments. Global Health. 2018 Jan 11; 14(1):2. PMID: 29325574.
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    7. Mackey T, Kalyanam J. Detection of illicit online sales of fentanyls via Twitter. F1000Res. 2017; 6:1937. PMID: 29259769.
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    8. Mackey T, Kalyanam J, Katsuki T, Lanckriet G. Twitter-Based Detection of Illegal Online Sale of Prescription Opioid. Am J Public Health. 2017 Dec; 107(12):1910-1915. PMID: 29048960.
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    9. Cuomo RE, Seidman RL, Mackey T. Country and regional variations in purchase prices for essential cancer medications. BMC Cancer. 2017 Aug 24; 17(1):566. PMID: 28836947.
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    10. Mackey T, Kohler J, Lewis M, Vian T. Combating corruption in global health. Sci Transl Med. 2017 Aug 09; 9(402). PMID: 28794286.
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    11. Annaloro J, Mackey T. Policy implications for post-Brexit biotech. Nat Biotechnol. 2017 Aug 08; 35(8):710-711. PMID: 28787427.
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    12. Tringale KR, Marshall D, Mackey T, Connor M, Murphy JD, Hattangadi-Gluth JA. Types and Distribution of Payments From Industry to Physicians in 2015. JAMA. 2017 May 02; 317(17):1774-1784. PMID: 28464140.
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    13. Mackey T, Nayyar G. A review of existing and emerging digital technologies to combat the global trade in fake medicines. Expert Opin Drug Saf. 2017 May; 16(5):587-602. PMID: 28349715.
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    14. Mackey T, Liang BA. In Reply-Electronic Health Records and Drugs Prescribed for Off-label Indications. Mayo Clin Proc. 2017 04; 92(4):684-685. PMID: 28385205.
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    15. Akbarzada S, Mackey T. The Syrian public health and humanitarian crisis: A 'displacement' in global governance? Glob Public Health. 2017 Feb 04; 1-17. PMID: 28162042.
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    16. Aleeban M, Mackey T. Global Health and Visa Policy Reform to Address Dangers of Hajj during Summer Seasons. Front Public Health. 2016; 4:280. PMID: 28066758.
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    17. Mackey T. The Ebola Outbreak: Catalyzing a "Shift" in Global Health Governance? BMC Infect Dis. 2016 Nov 24; 16(1):699. PMID: 27881085.
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    18. Mackey T, Kohler JC, Savedoff WD, Vogl F, Lewis M, Sale J, Michaud J, Vian T. The disease of corruption: views on how to fight corruption to advance 21st century global health goals. BMC Med. 2016 Sep 29; 14(1):149. PMID: 27680102.
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    19. Kalyanam J, Katsuki T, R G Lanckriet G, Mackey T. Exploring trends of nonmedical use of prescription drugs and polydrug abuse in the Twittersphere using unsupervised machine learning. Addict Behav. 2017 Feb; 65:289-295. PMID: 27568339.
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    20. Marshall DC, Moy B, Jackson ME, Mackey T, Hattangadi-Gluth JA. Distribution and Patterns of Industry-Related Payments to Oncologists in 2014. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2016 Dec; 108(12). PMID: 27389914.
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    21. Schandera J, Mackey T. Mitochondrial Replacement Techniques: Divergence in Global Policy. Trends Genet. 2016 07; 32(7):385-390. PMID: 27206380.
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    22. Setayesh S, Mackey T. Addressing the impact of economic sanctions on Iranian drug shortages in the joint comprehensive plan of action: promoting access to medicines and health diplomacy. Global Health. 2016 Jun 08; 12(1):31. PMID: 27267898; PMCID: PMC4897941.
    23. Mackey T, Nayyar G. Digital danger: a review of the global public health, patient safety and cybersecurity threats posed by illicit online pharmacies. Br Med Bull. 2016 Jun; 118(1):110-26. PMID: 27151957.
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    24. Foster-Bollman C, Mackey T. Gadolinium-based Contrast Agents: Patient Safety Concerns. Radiol Technol. 2016 May; 87(5):552M-6M. PMID: 27146194.
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    25. Mackey T, Liang BA. After Amarin v FDA: What Will the Future Hold for Off-label Promotion Regulation? Mayo Clin Proc. 2016 06; 91(6):701-6. PMID: 27084416.
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    26. Attaran A, Mackey T, Beall R. Lowering the High Cost of Cancer Drugs--III. Mayo Clin Proc. 2016 Mar; 91(3):399-400. PMID: 26944246.
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    27. Anderson AC, Mackey T, Attaran A, Liang BA. Mapping of Health Communication and Education Strategies Addressing the Public Health Dangers of Illicit Online Pharmacies. J Health Commun. 2016; 21(4):397-407. PMID: 26846423.
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    28. Carrie H, Mackey T, Laird SN. Erratum to: Integrating traditional indigenous medicine and western biomedicine into health systems: a review of Nicaraguan health policies and miskitu health services. Int J Equity Health. 2016 Feb 03; 15:20. PMID: 26868019; PMCID: PMC4751706.
    29. Mackey T. Digital Direct-to-Consumer Advertising: A Perfect Storm of Rapid Evolution and Stagnant Regulation Comment on "Trouble Spots in Online Direct-to-Consumer Prescription Drug Promotion: A Content Analysis of FDA Warning Letters". Int J Health Policy Manag. 2016 02 03; 5(4):271-4. PMID: 27239871; PMCID: PMC4818994.
    30. Mackey T, Schoenfeld VJ. Going "social" to access experimental and potentially life-saving treatment: an assessment of the policy and online patient advocacy environment for expanded access. BMC Med. 2016 Feb 02; 14:17. PMID: 26843367; PMCID: PMC4739083.
    31. Katsuki T, Mackey T, Cuomo R. Establishing a Link Between Prescription Drug Abuse and Illicit Online Pharmacies: Analysis of Twitter Data. J Med Internet Res. 2015 Dec 16; 17(12):e280. PMID: 26677966; PMCID: PMC4704982.
    32. Carrie H, Mackey T, Laird SN. Integrating traditional indigenous medicine and western biomedicine into health systems: a review of Nicaraguan health policies and miskitu health services. Int J Equity Health. 2015 Nov 30; 14:129. PMID: 26616532; PMCID: PMC4663733.
    33. Cuomo RE, Miner A, Mackey T. Pricing and sales tax collection policies for e-cigarette starter kits and disposable products sold online. Drug Alcohol Rev. 2015 Oct 23. PMID: 26492956.
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    34. Mackey T, Miner A, Cuomo RE. Exploring the e-cigarette e-commerce marketplace: Identifying Internet e-cigarette marketing characteristics and regulatory gaps. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2015 Nov 01; 156:97-103. PMID: 26431794.
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    35. Efendi F, Mackey T, Huang MC, Chen CM. IJEPA: Gray Area for Health Policy and International Nurse Migration. Nurs Ethics. 2017 May; 24(3):313-328. PMID: 26385904.
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    36. Mackey T, Aung P, Liang BA. Illicit Internet availability of drugs subject to recall and patient safety consequences. Int J Clin Pharm. 2015 Dec; 37(6):1076-85. PMID: 26148859.
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    37. Solomonides AE, Mackey T. Emerging ethical issues in digital health information. Camb Q Healthc Ethics. 2015 Jul; 24(3):311-22. PMID: 26059957.
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    38. Mackey T, Cuomo RE, Liang BA. The rise of digital direct-to-consumer advertising?: Comparison of direct-to-consumer advertising expenditure trends from publicly available data sources and global policy implications. BMC Health Serv Res. 2015 Jun 19; 15:236. PMID: 26084705; PMCID: PMC4472256.
    39. Cuomo RE, Mackey T, Stigler P. The economics of counterfeit Avastin: a geospatial and statistical analysis of demographic correlates to FDA warning letters. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2015 Jul; 24(7):748-56. PMID: 26016718.
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    40. Mackey T, Liang BA, York P, Kubic T. Counterfeit drug penetration into global legitimate medicine supply chains: a global assessment. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015 Jun; 92(6 Suppl):59-67. PMID: 25897059; PMCID: PMC4455087.
    41. Mackey T, Strathdee SA. Responding to the public health consequences of the Ukraine crisis: an opportunity for global health diplomacy. J Int AIDS Soc. 2015; 18:19410. PMID: 25787347; PMCID: PMC4365104.
    42. Mackey T, Cuomo R, Guerra C, Liang BA. After counterfeit AvastinĀ®--what have we learned and what can be done? Nat Rev Clin Oncol. 2015 May; 12(5):302-8. PMID: 25734637.
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    43. Mackey T, Strathdee SA. Big Events and Risks to Global Substance Using Populations: Unique Threats and Common Challenges. Subst Use Misuse. 2015; 50(7):885-90. PMID: 25723311.
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    44. Mackey T, Liang BA. It's time to shine the light on direct-to-consumer advertising. Ann Fam Med. 2015 Jan-Feb; 13(1):82-5. PMID: 25583897; PMCID: PMC4291270.
    45. Cuomo RE, Mackey T. An exploration of counterfeit medicine surveillance strategies guided by geospatial analysis: lessons learned from counterfeit Avastin detection in the US drug supply chain. BMJ Open. 2014 Dec 02; 4(12):e006657. PMID: 25468507; PMCID: PMC4256545.
    46. Mackey T, Werb D, Beletsky L, Rangel G, Arredondo J, Strathdee SA. Mexico's "ley de narcomenudeo" drug policy reform and the international drug control regime. Harm Reduct J. 2014 Nov 14; 11(1):31. PMID: 25395346; PMCID: PMC4234880.
    47. Mackey T, Liang BA, Cuomo R, Hafen R, Brouwer KC, Lee DE. Emerging and reemerging neglected tropical diseases: a review of key characteristics, risk factors, and the policy and innovation environment. Clin Microbiol Rev. 2014 Oct; 27(4):949-79. PMID: 25278579; PMCID: PMC4187634.
    48. Mackey T, Eysenbach G, Liang BA, Kohler JC, Geissbuhler A, Attaran A. A call for a moratorium on the .health generic top-level domain: preventing the commercialization and exclusive control of online health information. Global Health. 2014 Sep 26; 10:62. PMID: 25283176; PMCID: PMC4177061.
    49. Werb D, Mora ME, Beletsky L, Rafful C, Mackey T, Arredondo J, Strathdee SA. Mexico's drug policy reform: cutting edge success or crisis in the making? Int J Drug Policy. 2014 Sep; 25(5):823-5. PMID: 24974368; PMCID: PMC4169748.
    50. Mackey T, Liang BA, Pierce JP, Huber L, Bostic C. Call to action: promoting domestic and global tobacco control by ratifying the framework convention on tobacco control in the United States. PLoS Med. 2014 May; 11(5):e1001639. PMID: 24800816; PMCID: PMC4011850.
    51. Mackey T, Liang BA, Kohler JC, Attaran A. Health domains for sale: the need for global health Internet governance. J Med Internet Res. 2014 Mar 05; 16(3):e62. PMID: 24598602; PMCID: PMC3961808.
    52. Kohler JC, Mackey T, Ovtcharenko N. Why the MDGs need good governance in pharmaceutical systems to promote global health. BMC Public Health. 2014 Jan 21; 14:63. PMID: 24447600; PMCID: PMC3909282.
    53. Mackey T, Contreras JT, Liang BA. The Minamata Convention on Mercury: attempting to address the global controversy of dental amalgam use and mercury waste disposal. Sci Total Environ. 2014 Feb 15; 472:125-9. PMID: 24291137.
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    54. Mackey T, Liang BA. Improving global health governance to combat counterfeit medicines: a proposal for a UNODC-WHO-Interpol trilateral mechanism. BMC Med. 2013 Oct 31; 11:233. PMID: 24228892; PMCID: PMC4225602.
    55. Mackey T, Liang BA, Attaran A, Kohler JC. Ensuring the future of health information online. Lancet. 2013 Oct 26; 382(9902):1404. PMID: 24243134.
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    56. Mackey T, Liang BA. Pharmaceutical digital marketing and governance: illicit actors and challenges to global patient safety and public health. Global Health. 2013 Oct 16; 9:45. PMID: 24131576; PMCID: PMC4016496.
    57. Mackey T, Yagi N, Liang BA. Prescription drug coupons: evolution and need for regulation in direct-to-consumer advertising. Res Social Adm Pharm. 2014 May-Jun; 10(3):588-94. PMID: 24120330.
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    58. Mackey T, Liang BA, Strathdee SA. Digital social media, youth, and nonmedical use of prescription drugs: the need for reform. J Med Internet Res. 2013 Jul 26; 15(7):e143. PMID: 23892156; PMCID: PMC3742396.
    59. Yagi N, Mackey T, Liang BA, Gerlt L. Policy review: Japan-Philippines Economic Partnership Agreement (JPEPA)--analysis of a failed nurse migration policy. Int J Nurs Stud. 2014 Feb; 51(2):243-50. PMID: 23787219.
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    60. Mackey T, Liang BA. Global reach of direct-to-consumer advertising using social media for illicit online drug sales. J Med Internet Res. 2013 May 29; 15(5):e105. PMID: 23718965; PMCID: PMC3668613.
    61. Mackey T, Liang BA. Physician payment disclosure under health care reform: will the sun shine? J Am Board Fam Med. 2013 May-Jun; 26(3):327-31. PMID: 23657702.
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    62. Liang BA, Mackey T, Archer-Hayes AN, Shinn LM. Illicit online marketing of lorcaserin before DEA scheduling. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2013 May; 21(5):861-4. PMID: 23512816.
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    63. Liang BA, Mackey T, Lovett KM. Illegal "no prescription" internet access to narrow therapeutic index drugs. Clin Ther. 2013 May; 35(5):694-700. PMID: 23597722.
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    64. Liang BA, Mackey T, Lovett KM. Reply to Stanback et al.'s "Suspect online sellers and contraceptive access". Contraception. 2013 Oct; 88(4):583. PMID: 23747038.
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    65. Mackey T, Liang BA, Novotny TE. Evolution of tobacco labeling and packaging: international legal considerations and health governance. Am J Public Health. 2013 Apr; 103(4):e39-43. PMID: 23409884; PMCID: PMC3673250.
    66. Mackey T, Liang BA. Restructuring brain drain: strengthening governance and financing for health worker migration. Glob Health Action. 2013 Jan 15; 6:1-7. PMID: 23336617; PMCID: PMC3547121.
    67. Mackey T, Liang BA. Patent and exclusivity status of essential medicines for non-communicable disease. PLoS One. 2012; 7(11):e51022. PMID: 23226453; PMCID: PMC3511406.
    68. Lovett KM, Liang BA, Mackey T. Online, direct-to-consumer access to insulin: patient safety considerations and reform. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2012 Nov 01; 6(6):1503-6. PMID: 23294798; PMCID: PMC3570893.
    69. Mackey T, Liang BA. Combating healthcare corruption and fraud with improved global health governance. BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2012 Oct 22; 12:23. PMID: 23088820; PMCID: PMC3519514.
    70. Mackey T, Liang BA. A United Nations Global Health Panel for Global Health Governance. Soc Sci Med. 2013 Jan; 76(1):12-5. PMID: 23121855.
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    71. Liang BA, Mackey T. Stem cells, dot-com. Sci Transl Med. 2012 Sep 12; 4(151):151cm9. PMID: 22972840.
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    72. Lovett KM, Mackey T, Liang BA. Evaluating the evidence: direct-to-consumer screening tests advertised online. J Med Screen. 2012 Sep; 19(3):141-53. PMID: 23093732.
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    73. Mackey T, Liang BA. Threats from emerging and re-emerging neglected tropical diseases (NTDs). Infect Ecol Epidemiol. 2012; 2. PMID: 22957134; PMCID: PMC3426343.
    74. Mackey T, Liang BA. Global health policy coordination to address neglected tropical diseases. Trop Med Int Health. 2012 Sep; 17(9):1053-6. PMID: 22845755.
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    75. Liang BA, Mackey T. Sexual medicine: Online risks to health--the problem of counterfeit drugs. Nat Rev Urol. 2012 Sep; 9(9):480-2. PMID: 22824776.
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    76. Mackey T, Liang BA. Oncology and the Internet: regulatory failure and reform. J Oncol Pract. 2012 Nov; 8(6):341-3. PMID: 23450970; PMCID: PMC3500477.
    77. Mackey T, Liang BA. Promoting global health: utilizing WHO to integrate public health, innovation and intellectual property. Drug Discov Today. 2012 Dec; 17(23-24):1254-7. PMID: 22728776.
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    78. Liang BA, Mackey T, Lovett KM. Suspect online sellers and contraceptive access. Contraception. 2012 Nov; 86(5):551-6. PMID: 22633248.
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    79. Mackey T, Liang BA. Rebalancing brain drain: exploring resource reallocation to address health worker migration and promote global health. Health Policy. 2012 Sep; 107(1):66-73. PMID: 22572198.
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    80. Mackey T, Liang BA. Integrating biodiversity management and indigenous biopiracy protection to promote environmental justice and global health. Am J Public Health. 2012 Jun; 102(6):1091-5. PMID: 22515858; PMCID: PMC3483946.
    81. Liang BA, Mackey T. Creating illicit laparoscopic appendectomy ORs using online sourcing. Am Surg. 2012 Apr; 78(4):502-3. PMID: 22472418.
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    82. Lovett KM, Liang BA, Mackey T. Risks of online direct-to-consumer tumor markers for cancer screening. J Clin Oncol. 2012 May 01; 30(13):1411-4. PMID: 22355060.
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    83. Mackey T, Liang BA, Lovett KM. Waking up to the risks of online direct-to-consumer advertising of sleep apnea screening tests. J Clin Sleep Med. 2012 Feb 15; 8(1):5-6. PMID: 22334801; PMCID: PMC3266331.
    84. Liang BA, Mackey T. Online availability and safety of drugs in shortage: a descriptive study of internet vendor characteristics. J Med Internet Res. 2012 Feb 09; 14(1):e27. PMID: 22321731; PMCID: PMC3374535.
    85. Liang BA, Lovett KM, Mackey T. Elder abuse. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2012 Feb; 60(2):398-400. PMID: 22332698.
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    86. Liang BA, Mackey T. Emerging patient safety issues under health care reform: follow-on biologics and immunogenicity. Ther Clin Risk Manag. 2011; 7:489-93. PMID: 22241945; PMCID: PMC3253755.
    87. Liang BA, Mackey T. Vaccine shortages and suspect online pharmacy sellers. Vaccine. 2012 Jan 05; 30(2):105-8. PMID: 22094281.
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    88. Mackey T, Liang BA. Lessons from SARS and H1N1/A: employing a WHO-WTO forum to promote optimal economic-public health pandemic response. J Public Health Policy. 2012 Feb; 33(1):119-30. PMID: 22048060.
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    89. Liang BA, Mackey T. Quality and safety in medical care: what does the future hold? Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2011 Nov; 135(11):1425-31. PMID: 22032568.
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    90. Liang BA, Mackey T. Prevalence and Global Health implications of social media in direct-to-consumer drug advertising. J Med Internet Res. 2011 Aug 31; 13(3):e64. PMID: 21880574; PMCID: PMC3222189.
    91. Mackey T, Liang BA. The global counterfeit drug trade: patient safety and public health risks. J Pharm Sci. 2011 Nov; 100(11):4571-9. PMID: 21698604.
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    92. Liang BA, Mackey T. Reforming direct-to-consumer advertising. Nat Biotechnol. 2011 May; 29(5):397-400. PMID: 21552236.
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    93. Liang BA, Mackey T. Direct-to-consumer advertising with interactive internet media: global regulation and public health issues. JAMA. 2011 Feb 23; 305(8):824-5. PMID: 21343583.
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    94. Mackey T, Liang BA. The role of practice guidelines in medical malpractice litigation. Virtual Mentor. 2011 Jan 01; 13(1):36-41. PMID: 23121815.
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    95. Liang BA, Mackey T. Health care policy. Reforming off-label promotion to enhance orphan disease treatment. Science. 2010 Jan 15; 327(5963):273-4. PMID: 20075234.
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    96. Liang BA, Mackey T. Confronting conflict: addressing institutional conflicts of interest in academic medical centers. Am J Law Med. 2010; 36(1):136-87. PMID: 20481404.
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    97. Liang BA, Mackey T. Searching for safety: addressing search engine, website, and provider accountability for illicit online drug sales. Am J Law Med. 2009; 35(1):125-84. PMID: 19534258.
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