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Eric Smith    Eric Smith, MD, PhD

         Investigator, CHOIR        

         Assistant Professor, University of Massachusetts Medical School 

         Clinical & Research Psychiatrist, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VAMC


  • BA, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
  • MA, University of California-Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 
  • MJ, University of California-Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
  • MD, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 
  • Residency, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA
  • MPH, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA
  • Fellowship, Boston University (NIH) Clinical Research Fellow, Boston, MA
  • PhD, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Boston, MA


  • Depression in Primary Care  
  • Pharmacoepidemiology and Adverse Drug Events
  • Pharmacotherapy
  • Suicide Prevention


  • Career Development Award, VA Health Services Research & Development, 2007
  • Paul J. Barriera Residency Teaching Award, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 2005
  • Murray Research Award, Boston University Department of Psychiatry, 2004
  • APIRE (American Psychiatric Institute for Research & Education) Psychiatric Resident Research Fellowship, 2001-4