David English Smith
Born: San Francisco, California
- AB: Central College, Missouri 1941
- MD: Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri 1944
- 1944 - 1955 Assistant, Instructor, Assistant Professor then Associate Professor of Pathology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri
- 1955 - 1973 Professor of Pathology, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia
- 1958-1973 Chairman, Department of Pathology, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia
- 1972-1973 Director, Cancer Center, University of Virginia
- 1974 - 1975 Professor of Pathology, Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois
- 1976 - 1980 Adjunct Professor of Pathology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- 1980 - 1985 Professor of Pathology, and Associate Dean for Academic and Curricular Affairs, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana
- 985 - Adjunct Professor of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas
- Barnes Hospital, St. Louis Children's Hospital and Affiliated Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri
- University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
- Montefiore Hospital, Bronx, New York
- Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
Selected Career Highlights
Chairman, Pathology Test Committee, National Board of Medical Examiners (1965-1974), and Vice-president and Life-Trustee, American Board of Pathology (1973, 1974-) and member of a large number of other committees, societies, etc.
President of The Virginia Society for Pathology (1960), and the American Cancer Society/Virginia Division (1967-1969).
Co-Editor, Clinical Pathological Conference Reports (Case Reports of the Barnes Hospital monthly), American Journal of Medicine (1948-1955); Survey of Pathology in Medicine and Surgery (1965-1970).
Captain, Medical Corps, AUS; Chief Anatomic Pathology, Theater Laboratory, European Command 1946-1948.
Published on entities ranging from acute/subacute poisoning with antifreeze, nasal gliomas, subacute inclusion encephalitis, lesions secondary to Herpes simplex, and quantitative histochemistry.
Co-Editor (with F.K.Mostofi) of six IAP Monographs in Pathology (Peripheral Blood Vessels, Thyroid, Kidney, Connective Tissue, Lung, and Brain).
"After official retirement, contact with the teaching of residents and students has been, and continues to be a privilege and most rewarding personal experience."
Hobbies include: stamps, trains, guns, photography, clocks, wood working.