Jeffrey Smith


Jeffrey Smith is an obstetrician/gynecologist and public health practitioner with 25 years of clinical and public health experience in developing countries, across Asia, Africa and Latin America. He works for Jhpiego as the Vice President for Technical Leadership based in Baltimore and until recently was the Maternal Health Team Leader at the USAID-supported Maternal and Child Survival Program, in Washington, DC. He is also Assistant Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics in the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and of International Health in the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health. In addition to his technical management positions within Jhpiego, he spent 10 years in Asia leading maternal and reproductive health programs in Nepal, Afghanistan, and Thailand.