Alexander Smith MD, MS, MPH
University of California, San Francisco
Alexander Smith, MD, MS, MPH, is an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Geriatrics at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Smith has a strong interest in issues at the intersection of bioethics, geriatrics, and palliative care. He works clinically on the Hospice and Palliative Care Service at the San Francisco VAMC. He co-founded www.GeriPal.org, a blog about care of the elderly and palliative care, and ePrognosis.org, a set of online prognostic calculators. Dr. Smith is a 2009 NPCRC Career Development awardee and 2015 Pilot/Experimental grant awardee.