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Website: Pain Management

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Ben Smith

Ben Smith, DO

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Specializing in Pain Management
  • One Health

Education & Training

Education

  • Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM), Blacksburg

Professional Memberships

  • American Society of Anesthesiology
  • Lexington Medical Society
  • Kentucky Medical Association
  • Virginia Rural Health Association

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

  • American Board of Anesthesiology
  • American Board of Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine

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.