Jennifer A. Smith

Jennifer A. Smith

Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health
Research Assistant Professor, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research
Ph.D., Epidemiologic Sciences, University of Michigan

smjenn@umich.edu

Dr. Smith studies genomics, transcriptomics, and epigenomics of age-related chronic disease and its risk factors.  Her recent research investigates the interaction between genetic risk and socioeconomic risk factors as determinants of chronic disease phenotypes, particularly those that lead to disparities in health.