Richard Horton

Richard Horton, FRCP, FMedSci, is editor-in-chief of The Lancet, a position he has held since 1995. Horton was the first president of the World Association of Medical Editors and he is a past president of the US Council of Science Editors. He is a member of the Physicians for Human Rights board of directors.

Across the US, the country with the most reported cases of COVID-19 in the world, an unfamiliar feeling is emerging: hope. Although catastrophic infection rates and death tolls continue, cautious…

Across the US, the country with the most reported cases of COVID-19 in the world, an unfamiliar feeling is emerging: hope. Although catastrophic infection rates and death tolls continue, cautious…