Dr Helen Smith

Dr Helen Smith is a professor of general practice at Brighton and Sussex Medical School. She graduated in medicine form Nottingham University in 1982, and as a postgraduate studied epidemiology and health services research at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and at the University of British Columbia. She has dual accreditation in general practice and public health medicine and has experience of working in academic, hospital and general practice settings both in the UK and Canada. Her clinical research focuses on allergic diseases and sexually transmitted infections. Since moving to Brighton in 2003 she has enjoyed initiating and collaborating in numerous art and medicine initiatives. (Updated 2012)