Lab of Dr. Stephen M. Smith

Stephen M. Smith M.B., B.S., Ph.D.

  • Physician-Scientist, VA Portland Healthcare System
  • Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, OHSU School of Medicine
  • Program in Molecular and Cellular Biosciences, OHSU School of Medicine

Dr. Smith is a PI at the VA Portland Health Care System and professor of medicine at Oregon Health & Science University. He received his medical degree and PhD at the University of Newcastle in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Upon completion of his medical residency in London, he trained in intensive care at Guy’s Hospital, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, and Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney, Australia. Dr. Smith performed postdoctoral research at the National Institute for Medical Research in London then in the department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology at Stanford University. He joined OHSU in 2000 and the VAPORHCS in 2012.

Education:  University of Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom, Ph.D., 1988; M.B.B.S., 1990

Internship: Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne and Whipp’s Cross Hospital, London, 1990-91

Residency: Medicine at the Brompton, Hammersmith, Queen’s Square, and Guy’s Hospitals

Fellowship: Intensive care at Guy’s, Royal Prince Alfred, and Royal North Shore Hospitals 1993-97

Certifications: MRCP (UK), FRACP, FCICM