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Professor
Department of Pathology
Adjunct Associate Professor
Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine
Director, Pathology Residency Training Program, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2015-Present

Faculty Information

Biography

Dr. Smith has been conducting research in immunology, both adaptive and innate immunity, for over twenty years.

Current efforts are focused on mucosal innate immunity, and the factors that regulate colonization, inflammation and protective immune responses at mucosal surfaces.

Dr. Smith is also a board certified anatomic pathologist, with subspecialty expertise in renal, cardiovascular and autopsy pathology, and extensive experience in mouse pathology. 

Education & Training: 
MD
University of Iowa
Iowa City IA
1988-1996
PhD
University of Iowa
Iowa City IA
1988-1996
Resident in Anatomic Pathology
Department of Pathology, University of Washington
Seattle WA
1996-1998
Chief Resident in Anatomic Pathology
Department of Pathology, University of Washington
Seattle WA
1998-1999
Renal Pathology Fellow
Department of Pathology, University of Washington
Seattle WA
1999-2000
Honors: 
Graduated with Distinction, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
1986
Medical Scientist Training Program, University of Iowa
1988-1996
Alpha Omega Alpha
1991