Dr. Smith is an associate professor of pathology, and participates in the renal pathology, cardiovascular pathology and autopsy services at UW Medicine Pathology. Dr. Smith conducts research focused on how the innate immune system regulates inflammation and immune responses.
Dr. Smith earned his B.S. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in biochemistry, and subsequently completed his M.D. and Ph.D. training at the University of Iowa. He completed his anatomic pathology residency, surgical pathology fellowship and renal pathology fellowship at the University of Washington. He has been a faculty member in the department of pathology since 2000, and has been honored as a ""Top Doctor"" by Seattle Metropolitan Magazine.
Dr. Smith is board certified in anatomic pathology, and a member of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, the Renal Pathology Society, the American Society of Nephrologists, the American Association of Immunologists and the American Society of Microbiology.
Patient Care Philosophy
I strive to provide the best diagnostic information to assist patients and their caregivers in making treatment decisions.
Clinical research in molecular diagnosis of kidney and cardiovascular diseases.
Innate immune system; the microbiome; infectious diseases; inflammatory disorders.
|Univ. of Iowa||Medical education||1996|
|UW - Dept. of Pathology||Residency|
|UW - Immunology Fellowship Program||Fellowship|
|UW - Renal Pathology Fellowship||Fellowship|
|MD||Univ. of Iowa||1996|
|American Board of Pathology||Anatomic Pathology||2000|