Ben Smith, DO - Owensboro Health

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Ben Smith

Ben Smith, DO

Specializing in Interventional Pain Management
  • One Health
Gender:
Male
Year joined staff:
2017

Languages

  • English

Education & Training

Education

2003
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, B.S. Biology
2005
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, M.S. Biology
2009
Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM), D.O.
1998-2000
Western Carolina University, Undergraduate Studies

Professional Memberships

  • 2009-present - American Society of Anesthesiology
  • 2009-present - Lexington Medical Society
  • 2009-present - Kentucky Medical Association
  • 2005-2009 - Virginia Rural Health Association
  • 2005-2009 - Student Osteopathic Medical Association
  • 2005-2009 - American Osteopathic Association
  • 2003-2005 - American Society for Microbiology

 

 

Honors, Awards, etc.

  • 2009 - Sigma Sigma Phi Medical Honor Society
  • 2006 - First Place Research Poster Award (VRHA Annual Meeting)
  • 2006 - First Place Research Poster Award (VCOM Research Day)
  • 2006 - Margaret Palmieri Rural Health Scholarship Recipient
  • 2003 - Golden Key National Honor Society
  • 2003 - Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society

Board Certified

  • 2014 - Anesthesiology - American Board of Anesthesiology
  • 2016 - Pain Medicine - American Board of Anesthesiology

Publications

  • Ben Smith and James D. Oliver. In situ and in vitro gene expression by Vibrio vulnificus during entry into, persistence within, and resuscitation from the viable but nonculturable state. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2006. 72: 1445-1451.
  • Ben Smith and James D. Oliver. In situ gene expression by Vibrio vulnificus. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2006. 72: 2244-2246.
  • Thomas M. Rosche, Ben Smith, and James D. Oliver. Evidence for an intermediate colony morphology of Vibrio vulnificus. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2006. 72: 4356-4359.
  • In-Soo Kong, Tonya C. Bates, Anja Hulsman, Hosni Hassan, Ben E. Smith, and James D. Oliver. Role of catalase and oxyR in the viable but nonculturable state of Vibrio vulnificus. FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 2004. 50: 133-142.
  • Tamara Hilton, Thomas Rosche, Brett Froelich, Ben Smith, and James D. Oliver. Capsular Polysaccharide Phase Variation in Vibrio vulnificus. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2006. 72: 6986-6993.