Dr. Michael Smith was born, raised, and trained in Ohio, and relocated to the heat and constant party of New Orleans. His academic interests are simulation and student and resident education.
Dr. Smith 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. Currently, he sits on the executive board of Louisiana ACEP. He also earned an MBA and developed interests in process improvement and efficiency and has worked on projects to improve emergency department flow.