About the Authors

Timothy Sullivan

Affiliation Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, New York, United States of America

Yanis Ben Amor

yba2101@columbia.edu

Affiliation The Earth Institute, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: TS. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: TS YBA. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: TS YBA. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: TS YBA.