Michael R Smiley


Commander, Navy

Department of Primary Appointment:
School of Medicine
Pediatric Pulmonologist
Location: Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA
Research Interests:
Cystic Fibrosis
Healthcare Disparities in Asthma
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Undergraduate: BS Zoology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, May 2001
Medical School: MD, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, May 2005
Internship: Pediatrics, NMCP, Portsmouth, VA, 2005-2006
Residency: Pediatrics, NMCP, Portsmouth, VA, 2009-2011
Fellowship: Pediatric Pulmonology, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, OH, 2013-2016

Representative publications, projects, and/or deployments

Flight Surgeon, Patrol Squadron TEN, Brunswick, ME, April 07-July09

Staff Pediatrician, Naval Hospital, Rota, Spain, July 2011- June 2013

Staff Pediatric Pulmonologist and Director of Cystic Fibrosis Affiliate Center, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA, July 2016-Present

Naval Hospital Rota Provider Excellence Award (Jan 2013)

Nationwide Children’s Outstanding Fellow of the Year Award (June 2015)

Smiley M, Sicignano N, Rush T, Lee R, Allen E. “Outcomes of Follow-Up Care After an Emergency Department Visit Among Pediatric Asthmatics in the Military Health System.” J Asthma. 2016 Aug:53(8): 816-824

Robinson M, Smiley M, Kotha K, Udoji T. “Plastic Bronchitis Treated With Topical-Type Plasminogen Activator and Cryotherapy.” Clinical Pediatrics. 2016 Oct: 55(12): 1171-1175

Follow-Up Care After an Emergency Department Visit for Asthma in the Military Health System: Interventions and Outcomes. CHEST Annual Meeting. Montreal, Canada, October 25, 2015