Keith Smart, DO
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
1000 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Keith Smart, DO, is an Internal Medicine Hospitalist physician at Bronson Health Care Group. He earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Microbiology from The University of Wisconsin-Madison. He enhanced his laboratory skills and medical research experience under the direction of Dr. Hirsch at NorthShore University Health System in Illinois. He is a graduate of Kansas City University of Medicine. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at The University of Chicago. His passion for clinical research continued during residency training as he helped develop and improve the Pulmonary Embolism Response Team at Evanston Hospital. His clinical, teaching and research interests include medical education, bacteriology and improving the management of pulmonary embolism.
- American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
Education and Training
- Residency 2018, Internal Medicine , University of Chicago
- DO 2015, Doctor Of Osteopathy , Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
- BS 2009, Microbiology , University of Wisconsin-Madison
- deep vein thrombosis
- Pulmonary Embolism
- Internal Medicine
Agrawal V., Smart K., Jilling T., Hirsch E., Hirsch E. Surfactant Protein (SP)-A Suppresses Preterm Delivery and Inflammation via TLR2 PLoS ONE. 2013;8(5) doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0063990.
Donato J., Moe L., Moe L., Converse B., Smart K., Berklein E., McManus P., Handelsman J., Handelsman J. Metagenomic analysis of apple orchard soil reveals antibiotic resistance genes encoding predicted bifunctional proteins Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2010;76(13):4396-4401. doi: 10.1128/AEM.01763-09.