Family Medicine Physician
Mountain Area Health Education Center
UNC School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC
Eric Smith, MD serves as a faculty physician at the MAHEC Family Medicine Residency Program in Asheville, NC. Having grown up in rural east Tennessee, he is familiar with the culture and the struggles familiar to the families of the southern Appalachians including the opioid epidemic and limited access to care. Dr. Smith now practices full spectrum family medicine in a small clinic in rural western North Carolina where he strives to improve access to care including to prenatal care, pediatrics, opioid dependency treatment and hepatitis C treatment.
Thursday, April 25
11:15 AM – 12:30 PM