Lee SMITH portrait
  • Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine, General Internal Medicine
  • Associate Instructor, Health Promotion & Education



  • Doctor of Medicine, Medicine, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)
  • Bachelor of Science, Medical Science, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)
  • Bachelor of Science, Medical Biology, University of Utah

Honors & Awards

  • Teaching Award. U. of U. Organization of Medical Student Representatives , 05/1992


Lee Smith specializes in Internal and Behavioral Medicine. As an Associate Professor of Medicine (Clinical), he created the Stress Medicine Clinic at the U of U Health Sciences Center. He has taught about mind-body interaction and the research behind it widely throughout the United States, and coauthored the textbook Mind Body Health. Over a few years, he has developed effective methods to practically  implement the principles of stress resilience in enjoyable ways that optimize health and total wellbeing.


  • The Center for MindBody Health (CMBH), Medical Director, 06/2013 - present
  • The Institute for Spirituality and Healing in Medicine (SHIM), Board of Directors, 01/01/2002 - 12/31/2014
  • The Center for Integrative Healthcare (HealthSouth Rehab), Director of Stress Medicine, 06/1999 - 06/2006

In the Media


  • English, fluent.