Quentin T. Smith, M.D., DLFAPA

Quentin T. Smith, M.D., DLFAPA 

Vice Chair

Professor

Psychiatry & Behavioral Science
Phone: 404-756-1440
E-mail: qsmith@msm.edu

Education

POSTGRADUATE:
Fairhill Mental Health Center
Residency: General Psychiatry

University Hospitals of Cleveland Ohio 
Fellowship: Child & Adolescent Psychiatry


MEDICAL SCHOOL:
Howard University College of Medicine
Degree: Doctor of Medicine


UNDERGRADUATE:

Fisk University, Nashville, TN
Degree:
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

Research Interests

Medical Student and Physician Depression and Suicide

Overweight and Obesity in Medical Students and Physicians

Medical Education

Medical Student and Physician Wellness

Board Certification

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Publications

Palermo AG, Soto-Greene ML, Taylor VS, Cornbill R, Johnson J, Mindt MR, Byrd D, Butts GC, Herbert-Carter J, Fry-Johnson YW, Smith QT, Rust G, Strelnick AH. Diversity in academic medicine no. 5 successful programs in minority faculty development: overview. Mt Sinai J Med. 2008 Dec 1;75(6):523-32. doi: 10.1002/msj.20083. PMID: 19021214

Daley SP, Palermo AG, Nivet M, Soto-Greene ML, Taylor VS, Butts GC, Johnson J, Strelnick AH, Lee-Rey E, Williams B, Dorscher J, Lipscomb WD, McDowell S, Cornbill R, Mindt MR, Herbert-Carter J, Fry-Johnson YW, Smith QT, Rust G, Kondwani K. Diversity in academic medicine no. 6 successful programs in minority faculty development: ingredients of success. Mt Sinai J Med. 2008 Dec 1;75(6):533-51. doi: 10.1002/msj.20084. PMID: 19021192

Nivet MA, Taylor VS, Butts GC, Strelnick AH, Herbert-Carter J, Fry-Johnson YW, Smith QT, Rust G, Kondwani K. Diversity in academic medicine no. 1 case for minority faculty development today. Mt Sinai J Med. 2008 Dec 1;75(6):491-8. doi: 10.1002/msj.20079. PMID: 19021210

Strelnick AH, Taylor VS, Williams B, Lee-Rey E, Herbert-Carter J, Fry-Johnson YW, Smith QT, Rust G, Kondwani K. Diversity in academic medicine no. 3 struggle for survival among leading diversity programs. Mt Sinai J Med. 2008 Dec 1;75(6):504-16. doi: 10.1002/msj.20081. PMID: 19021211

Rust G, Taylor V, Herbert-Carter J, Smith QT, Earles K, Kondwani K. The Morehouse Faculty Development Program: evolving methods and 10-year outcomes. Fam Med. 2006 Jan;38(1):43-9. PMID: 16378258

Taylor VS, Ye J, Mack D, Fry-Johnson Y, Smith Q, Harris CL. Overweight in school-aged children associated with emotional and behavioral difficulties: results from a national sample. J Natl Med Assoc. 2011 Sep-Oct;103(9-10):917-21. PMID: 22364060

Smith QT. Style Watch: Attitudes Toward the Attire of African-American medical students, residents, and early career physicians. Journal of the National Medical Association 01/2003; 94(12):1087-8

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Honors and Awards

Phi Beta Kappa

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society 

Outstanding Teacher and Master Teacher Award

Outstanding Service awards presented by Fisk University and Howard University College of Medicine Dean’s
 
Outstanding Teaching Award 

Outstanding Alumnus award presented by the United Negro College Fund