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Jeffrey Smith

Clinical Associate Professor,  Pediatrics

Contact Information

Phone: +1 319 356 7265
Email: jeffrey-j-smith@uiowa.edu


BS, Saint Mary’s University
MD, Medicine, Mayo Medical School
Residency, University of Minnesota
Fellowship, Ambulatory Pediatrics, Minneapolis Children’s and Hennepin County Medical Center
Fellowship, Pulmonology, University of Arizona


Primary: Pediatrics

Centers and Program Affiliations

Research Interests

airway, bicarbonate, chloride, cystic fibrosis, genetic disease, human physiology, ion transport, pancreatic duct epithelia, pediatrics, sodium, transport pathway in airway cell

MeSH Terms from Publications

Legislation, Veterinary, Animal Welfare, Housing, Animal, California, Quality of Life, Animals, Humans

Research Summary

My research involves the study of ion transport (chloride, bicarbonate, sodium) across airway and pancreatic duct epithelia. Studies include normal human physiology, how transport is defective in Cystic Fibrosis (a genetic disease), and what are the transport pathways in airway cells.

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