About the Authors

Beryne Odeny

bodeny@plos.org

Affiliation PLOS Medicine, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

I have read the journal’s policy and the authors of this manuscript have the following competing interests: The author’s individual competing interests are at http://journals.plos.org/plosmedicine/s/staff-editors. PLOS is funded partly through manuscript publication charges, but the PLOS Medicine Editors are paid a fixed salary (their salaries are not linked to the number of papers published in the journal).