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Michael Joseph Smith

Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases


I am the division chief of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at Duke.  My clinical and research efforts frocus on the prevention and treatmtent of infections in children.  I am the medical director of the pediatric antimicrobial stewardship program at Duke University Hospital and also serve as Co-Director of the Duke Vaccine and Trials Unit.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Professor of Pediatrics · 2021 - Present Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases, Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases · 2022 - Present Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases, Pediatrics
Member of the Duke Human Vaccine Institute · 2021 - Present Duke Human Vaccine Institute, Institutes and Centers

Education, Training & Certifications

University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine · 2008 M.S.
Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons · 2001 M.D.