Benn E. Smith, M.D.

  1. Neurologist

Departments

Location

  1. Phoenix, Arizona

Languages

English
  1. Motor neuron disease
  2. Peripheral neuropathy
  1. Electromyography
  • Peripheral neuropathy
  • Motor neuron disease
  • Electromyography
  • Quantitative EMG
  • Computer-assisted sensory examination
  • Quantitative myometry
  • Controlled clinical trials
  1. 1990
    Fellow - Peripheral NerveDepartment of Neurology
  2. 1989
    Fellow - Electromyography/Evoked PotentialDepartment of Neurology
  3. 1988
    Resident - NeurologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 1985
    Internship - Internal MedicineMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 1984
    MDUniversity of California, San Diego
  6. 1980
    BA - PhysiologyUniversity of California, Berkeley

Certifications

  1. 1992
    NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  2. 2006
    Neuromuscular MedicineAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Awards and honors

  1. 1983
    Outstanding Achievement Letter in Basic Medical NeurologySchool of Medicine, University of California, San Diego
  2. 1982
    Honorable Mention: The 21st Medical Student Essay Contest - for "Assessing Cell Body Responses to Axonal Injury"American Academy of Neurology
  3. 1979
    Edward S. Evans Memorial Prize in HistologyUniversity of California, Berkeley
  4. 1979
    President's Undergraduate Fellowship for Honors ResearchUniversity of California, Berkeley
  5. 1975
    Dean's 4.0 Honor Roll (all semesters)Bethel College

Professional memberships

  1. 2004 - present
    ChairAnnual Meeting Program Committee, American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  2. 2003
    Physician RepresentativeHealth Information Coordinating Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee - Arizona, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  3. 2003
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican Academy of Neurology
  4. 2003 - present
    Vice ChairInformation Technology Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  5. 2003 - present
    ChairInformation Technology Advisory Prioritization Review Subcommittee, Information Technology Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  6. 2003 - present
    ChairLast Word Enterprise Advancement Project Steering Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  7. 2003 - present
    ExaminerAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  8. 2003 - present
    MemberProfessional Practice Committee, American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  9. 2002 - 2004
    PresidentSociety of Clinical Neurologists
  10. 2001
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican Academy of Neurology
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Publications

Research activities

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