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Maureen Smith MD, MPH, PhD

Maureen Smith, MD, MPH, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Departments of Population Health Sciences and Family Medicine at the University of Wisconsin (UW) School of Medicine and Public Health, instructing students in multiple subject areas and leading a research program that examines the effectiveness and equity of the health care system for aging and chronically ill persons. As faculty director of the new Health Innovation Program, she leads UW efforts in the creation, consolidation, and rapid application of knowledge to improve healthcare delivery and outcomes for the citizens of Wisconsin. In addition to her duties as a professor and program director, Dr. Smith is a prolific researcher, currently acting as the Principal Investigator or co-Principal Investigator in seven active research grants. She has published extensively in peer-reviewed journals, including JAMA, Annals of Internal Medicine, Medical Care, and Quality and Safety in Healthcare. Dr. Smith received MD and MPH degrees from Yale University School of Medicine and a PhD from the University of Minnesota in Health Services Research, Policy and Administration. She and her research staff mentor medical students each year through the Shapiro Summer Research Program.

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