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Brian Smith, MD

Laboratory Medicine, Hematopathology, Hematology & Oncology, Internal Medicine


Dr. Smith received his medical degree from the Harvard Medical School, and his residency/fellowship training at The Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston Children’s Hospital, and Dana Farber Cancer Center. He has practiced at Yale Medicine for almost 30 years. He is board certified in Pathology / Hematopathology and in Internal Medicine / Hematology-Oncology. Dr. Smith practices in the areas of Hematology and Hematopathology consultation. He has received a number of awards for his work including being named a Stohlman Scholar of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.


  • Professor of Laboratory Medicine, of Biomedical Engineering, of Medicine (Hematology) and of Pediatrics
  • Deputy Dean for Clinical and Translational Research, Office of the Dean, School of Medicine
  • Chair, Laboratory Medicine
  • Co-Director, Yale Center for Clinical Investigation (YCCI)
  • Chief, Laboratory Medicine

Education & Training

  • Fellow
    Brigham & Women's Hospital/Dana Farber Cancer Center/Children's Hospital,Boston (1982)
  • Resident
    Brigham & Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School (1978)
  • MD
    Harvard University (1976)
  • BA
    Princeton University, Chemistry (1972)

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