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Lauren M. Smith, MD  


Emergency Medicine


John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital


Emergency Medicine

Faculty Rank:

Chair of the Division of Observation & Quality, Department of Emergency Medicine, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Rush Medical College

Board Certification:

Emergency Medicine, 2007

Medical Education:

University of Maryland School of Medicine


Cook County Hospital

Clinical Expertise:

Direct Patient Care, Quality and Operations, Utilization Management, Observation Care

Research Interests:

Administration, Observation Medicine, Resident Recruitment