Title / Affiliation
Deputy Director of the Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases, NIH
Title of PDM2021 Presentation
The Accelerating Medicines Partnership in Type 2 Diabetes.
Dr. Smith is the Deputy Director of the Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases, and Director of the Office of Obesity Research at the U.S. National Institutes of Health. He chairs two trans-NIH consortia, the Metabolomics Program and the 4D-Nucleome Program. Dr. Smith helped develop and now co-chairs the AMP-T2D, an innovative collaboration between NIH and pharmaceutical companies focused on translating genetic discoveries into novel therapeutic targets.