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Jonathan Smith, PhD, MPH

Lecturer in Public Health (Health Policy)

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Jonathan Smith, PhD, MPH



Dr. Jonathan Smith is a lecturer in Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases and Global Health at Yale University School of Public Health. His research focuses on infectious disease transmission dynamics, with a focus on TB and HIV among miners and migrants in sub-Saharan Africa. He is an affiliate of the Yale Global Health Leadership Institute and founding director of Visual Epidemiology, a non-profit organization seeking to combine academic discourse with personal narratives through filmmaking.

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Tuberculosis Survival PrizeLily MDR-TB Foundation2011
Lowell S. Levin Award for Excellence in Global HealthYale School of Public Health2011
Outstanding Community Service Award (2005-2008)Clarke County Government (Georgia)2005

Professional Service

Foundation for International Medical Relief of Children (FIMRC)Founder2009 - 2011

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