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Tedra Smith, DNP

Parenting and children's health • Emergency medicine & crisis management • Addiction 

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School of Nursing 


Areas of expertise:

  • Pediatrics
  • Emergency pediatric medicine
  • Emergency medicine
  • Adolescent health

Tedra Smith, DNP, is a pediatric nurse practitioner. She specializes in emergency pediatric medicine, as well as family and community health. She is an assistant professor of nursing in the UAB School of Nursing and also practices in the emergency department at Children's of Alabama.


Video interview:

How to choose safe toys for children

Media coverage: 

Vaping usage increasing in high & middle schools



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