Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Shawn M Smith, MD

Shawn M Smith, MD

Instructor of Pediatrics (Hospital-Based Medicine)

Focus of Work


Dr. Smith has been a member of the Division of Hospital Based Medicine at Northwestern Medicine and Lurie Children's Hospital for over 10 years.

Academic Focus

Dr. Smith's main area of academic focus is Medical and Clinical Education, specifically small group medical student teaching in Clinical Skills, Patient Interviewing and Pediatric Skills Workshop Simulation.

Clinical Focus

Dr. Smith's main area of clinical focus is the Prentice Neonatal ICU with particular attention to clinical teaching and onboarding of trainees in Acute Neonatal Care and Delivery Room Resuscitation.


Education and Certification

  • MD: Boston University (2003)
  • Residency: Univ. of Chicago Hospital, Pediatrics (2006)
  • Board Certification: Pediatrics


Administrative office: 312-227-6708

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
Box 152
225 E. Chicago Ave
Chicago IL 60616