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William B. Smith, MD, FACC
Professor of Medicine, University of Tennessee Medical Center
President, New Orleans Center for Clinical Research and Volunteer Research Group
William B. Smith, MD, FACC, is currently a Professor of Medicine at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, Tennessee. Dr. Smith is board certified in Nephrology, Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Critical Care Medicine.
Dr. Smith is the President and Founder of New Orleans Center for Clinical Research and Volunteer Research Group located within the University of Tennessee Medical Center. Dr. Smith has been involved as a Principal Investigator in over 1800 clinical research studies including cardiac disease, renal/hepatic disease, healthy volunteers, diabetes, women’s health, HSDD, obesity, Parkinsons, Alzheimers, Multiple Sclerosis, smoking cessation and numerous variations of PK trials. Dr. Smith has extensive experience conducting complex trials, including, Phase 1/special population trials, First-in-Human, POC, SAD-MAD and with vaccines, including Smallpox, H5N1, H1N1, Seasonal flu, Dengue Fever, TDAP, Bubonic Plague, Ebola, and others.