Michael Smith MD, MBA, CPE, FAAEM, FACEP

Director, Ochsner Clinical Simulation & Patient Safety Center
Professor, University of Queensland/Ochsner Clinical School

Dr. Smith was born, raised, and trained in Ohio, and recently relocated to the heat and constant party of New Orleans. His academic interests are simulation and student/resident education. He has published extensively and lectured internationally. He has been active in organized emergency medicine including many ACEP committees and is the past president of the Ohio Chapter of ACEP and also the past president of the Simulation Academy of SAEM. He also earned a MBA and developed interests in process improvement and efficiency and has worked on projects to improve emergency department flow.

Medical School

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Residency

MetroHealth Medical Center/Cleveland Clinic/Case Western Reserve University

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