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Malika D. Smith, Ph.D.


Zuckerberg College of Health Sciences
Public Health
978-934-7788 (Most university phone numbers begin with "978-934")
O'Leary Library, Room 707A


Public health; x; y; z

Research Interests

My research interests are in Public Health. I also do x, y, and z.


  • Ph.D.: Global Infectious Disease, (2015), Georgetown University
  • M.S.:  Public Health, Epidemiology, (2010), University of Massachusetts Lowell
  • B.S: Biology, (2008), University of Massachusetts Lowell


Malika Smith, Ph.D., was born in Lowell, Mass., and earned her Bachelor's and Master's at UMass Lowell. She is member of the XYZ Advisory Board and enjoys cycling. 

(We do not use "Dr." unless the person is a medical doctor).

Selected Awards and Honors

  • Excellence Award (2022), Community Outreach - University of Massachusetts Lowell, Department of Public Health

Selected Publications

  • Person, A., Smith, M. (2022). Studying public health. Journal of Health, 3(2) 195-200
(Include a link to the publication if available).

Selected Presentations

  • Studying x, y, and z - American Association of X, Y, and Z conference, April 2022 - Lowell, MA

Selected Intellectual Property

Malika Smith, type of intellectual property, year

Selected Artistic and Professional Performances and Exhibits

Malika Smith, venue, name of exhibit, city, state. Curated by Person X.

Selected Contracts, Fellowships, Grants and Sponsored Research

  • Analysis x, y, and z (2022), Grant - University of Massachusetts Lowell
    Smith, M. (Principal), Person, A. (Co-principal), Person, B. (Supporting)