Rachel Smerd, M.D.
Provider of world-class care at NewYork-Presbyterian
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About Rachel Smerd, M.D.
Before joining Weill Cornell Medicine, Dr. Smerd worked as a primary care doctor at the Manhattan Veterans Affairs Hospital and at Odyssey House, a therapeutic drug community in Spanish Harlem. She was named chief resident after completing her medical residency at New York University. Dr. Smerd studied medicine at the Sackler School of Medicine/NY State program in Tel Aviv, Israel. She has also lived in Kathmandu and traveled the countryside of Nepal researching Vitamin A deficiency. She earned her bachelor's degree from Vassar College, where she graduated with a major in Women's studies focusing on Anthropology. Though originally from Pittsburgh, Dr. Smerd now lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two children.
M.D.Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University (Israel)2004
Assistant Attending PhysicianNewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
Assistant Professor of MedicineWeill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
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