Matrix Medical Communications (MMC) is a full-service publishing and communications company that is committed to innovation and the flow of ideas among healthcare clinicians, researchers, and members of industry across all disciplines of medicine. Our innovative services are designed to enhance communication and understanding of the latest medical treatments and technologies by providing practical information, accessible across multiple formats, that can be used to improve patient care, expand research and development for new treatments, and facilitate B2B collaboration and communication. Our core areas of focus include neuroscience, bariatric and metabolic medicine, neonatology, oncology, infectious disease, and dermatology; however, we offer full service for clients involved any disease state, discipline of medicine, or area of research.  Publishing and promotion opportunities are available through our multichannel platform, Matrix Content X-Press 2.1.


Robert L. Dougherty

Bob (aka Rob and Doc) is President, Founder, and Group Publisher of MMC and has been guiding the growth and development of the company since opening its doors on February 2, 2004. With his energetic, driven, hands-on approach, Bob expertly leads the team, working closely with members of each division to develop products and services of the highest quality for our clients. His exceptional relationship-building and communication skills have led to long-term collaborative relationships and innovative programs with key stakeholders in multiple disciplines of medicine.

Elizabeth A. Klumpp

Elizabeth is Vice President and Director of the Editorial Department for the company. She oversees content development and quality, the peer-review process, design, and production for all divisions. She is also the Executive Editor of Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience, The Neuroscience Report, and Nutrition Health Review. Elizabeth has a passion for transforming scientific research into easy-to-read, easy-to-apply information that is visually appealing. She works closely with the publishers, sales team, and editorial staff of the company to develop and produce top-quality publications and programs for our clients across multiple disciplines of medicine.

Christine C. Franey

Christine is Vice President of Finance and Business Development for MMC. She manages the day-to-day financial health of the company and other operational aspects of the business. By working closely with the publishers, sales teams, and expert editorial staff, Christine drives the development of strategic, multi-channel solutions for our clients. With her keen sense of business and flair for numbers, she evaluates the effectiveness of each program to ensure customer satisfaction and make recommendations on future growth.

Joseph J. Morris

Joe is Vice President of Business Development and Publisher of the Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology. Joe works closely with the other team leaders to develop innovative, successful products and programs for our clients. His enthusiasm, drive, and leadership lend well to the company’s overall growth and success. Joe also works closely with the dermatology sales team and editorial staff to deliver the high-quality and well-respected JCAD, of which he is a founder.

Christopher R. Moccia

Chris is the Associate Director of Business Development for the company. With a quick mind and an eye for potential growth opportunities, Chris has a knack for developing ideas into successful programs for new clients. Chris works closely with the members of the Dermatology and Bariatrics divisions of the company, and is constantly exploring the markets for emerging trends and new technologies that can become part of the creative, effective programs for which MMC is known. Chris also helps to develop our Hot Topics series—a series of custom journals on specific disease states across all disciplines of medicine

Angela M. Saba

Angela is the Managing Editor of Bariatric Times. She oversees the editorial planning and production processes for this peer-reviewed, monthly journal with enthusiasm and a fun, good-natured personality. Angela works closely with the publisher, sales team, and editorial staff of Bariatric Times, as well as with key opinion leaders in the field, to ensure the journal content reflects the latest developments and topics of interest in the field. Angela also manages content and project development for the Bariatrics and Metabolic Health Division and the Neonatology division and oversees content development for our continuing education programs for nursing.



MMC can reach virtually any US-based physician via postal and/or email address. Within the last 12 months, our multichannel campaigns have provided multiple touchpoints to over 250,000 healthcare professionals (HCPs) nationwide. We reach global markets through our digital campaigns as well.


MMC has access to 50 million consumer postal address and 20 million email addresses segmented by 75 aliments. Through the MMC Communications Network, we reach every dermatologist in the US—as well as all dermatology NPs, PAs, and residents—with both our print journal and its online digital assets (e-Newsletters, JCAD app, and digital supplements).