The University of Texas Medical Branch

Division of Reproductive Endocrinology
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Edward Smith, PhD
Faculty Rank: Associate Professor
Academic Office: (409) 772-2235
 
Patient Care/Research/Educational Programs/Faculty/
UTMB Home Page/Dept. of Ob/Gyn/Div of Repro Endo

  

Education 
Ph.D. Degree: University of Lousiville, Lousiville, Kentucky 1971
Postdoctoral Training: Departments of Obstetrics-Gynecology and Biochemistry, University of Nebraska Medical School, 1971-1975
 
  
Interests 
Special Interests: Hormone Action; predicting pregnancy loss; and teaching.
Research Interests: Use of  Corticotropin Releasing Hormone (CRH) to predict parturition, Use of multimedia for instruction of medical students
 
  
Selected Publications
 
Smith, E.R., Dinh, T.V., and Anderson, G. (1995) A decrease from 8 to 6 weeks in obstetrics and gynecology clerkship: Effect on medical students' congnitive knowledge. Obstetrics and Gynecology   86:458-60. 

Petersen, J.R., Smith, E.R., Okorodudu, A.O. and Bissell, M.G. (1996) Comparison of Four Methods (L/S ratio, TDx FLM, Lamellar bodies, PG) for Fetal Lung Maturity using Meta-Analysis. The Journal of the Clinical Laboratory Management Association  10 No. 2: 169-175. 

Smith, E.R., Petersen, J.,  Okorodudu A.O., and Bissell, M.G. (1996) Does the addition of unconjugated estriol in maternal serum screening improve the detection of trisomy 21? A meta-analysis. The Journal of the Clinical Laboratory Management Association  10 No. 2: 176-181. 

Dinh, T.V., Hanning, E.V., Smith, E.R., Hove, M.J., Chopra, V.,  and 
Tonia, T. (1996)  Tumor Angiogenesis as a Predictor of Recurrence in Stage Ib  Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Cervix. Obstetrics & Gynecology /  Angiogenesis and Cancer .  Vol. 87, No. 5 , Part 1, 751-754. 

 
E-mail 
edsmith@marlin.utmb.edu
  
Patient Care/Research/Educational Programs/Faculty/
UTMB Home Page/Dept. of Ob/Gyn/Div of Repro Endo

If you have comments or suggestions, email edsmith@marlin.utmb.edu 
 

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