Graeme N. Smith, M.D., Ph.D., FRCSC
Professor and Department Head

Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Fellowship: Maternal-Fetal Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario (1999)

Residency: Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario (1997)

Certification: Fellow, Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada, FRCSC (1997)

Medical School Graduation: The University of Western Ontario (1992)

Postgraduate Training: The University of Western Ontario [John Patrick, Supervisor] (Ph.D. 1990)

Current Appointments: Cross-appointment to the Dept of Anatomy and Cell Biology, and the Dept of Pharmacology and Toxicology; Director, Perinatal Research Unit, Queen's University

Research Interests: Pregnancy complications as a marker of future maternal health.

Other Interests: Ice climbing, triathlon competition.

Selected Publications

Sprague AE, Dunn SI, Fell DB, Harrold J, Walker MC, Kelly S, Smith GN. Measuring quality in maternal-newborn care: developing a clinical dashboard. J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2013 Jan;35(1):29-38.

Smith GN, Gemmill I, Moore KM. Management of tick bites and lyme disease during pregnancy. J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2012 Nov;34(11):1087-91.

Smith GN, Pudwell J, Walker M, Wen SW. Risk estimation of metabolic syndrome at one and three years after a pregnancy complicated by preeclampsia. J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2012 Sep;34(9):836-41.

Smith GN, Pudwell J, Walker M, Wen SW. Ten-year, thirty-year, and lifetime cardiovascular disease risk estimates following a pregnancy complicated by preeclampsia. J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2012 Sep;34(9):830-5.

Smith GN, McNamara H, Bessette P, Allen VM, Ross S, Schulz J, Pierson R, Nadeau B. Resident research training objectives and requirements of the association of academic professionals in obstetrics and gynaecology. J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2011 Oct;33(10):1044-6.

Guo Y, Longo CJ, Xie R, Wen SW, Walker MC, Smith GN. Cost-effectiveness of transdermal nitroglycerin use for preterm labor. Value Health 2011 Mar-Apr;14(2):240-6.

Smith GN, Guo Y, Wen SW, Walker MC; Canadian Preterm Labor Nitroglycerin Trial Group. Secondary analysis of the use of transdermal nitroglycerin for preterm labor. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2010 Dec;203(6):565.e1-6.

Smith GN, Walker MC, Liu A, Wen SW, Swansburg M, Ramshaw H, White RR, Roddy M, Hladunewich M; Pre-Eclampsia New Emerging Team (PE-NET). A history of preeclampsia identifies women who have underlying cardiovascular risk factors. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2009 Jan;200(1):58.e1-8.

Smith GN, Walker MC, Ohlsson A, O'Brien K, Windrim R; Canadian Preterm Labour Nitroglycerin Trial Group. Randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial of transdermal nitroglycerin for preterm labor. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2007 Jan;196(1):37.e1-8.

Smith GN, Kingdom JC, Penning DH, Matthews SG. Antenatal corticosteroids: Is more better? Lancet 2000;355:251-2.

Smith GN, Walker M, McGrath MJ. Randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled pilot study assessing nitroglycerin as a tocolytic. Br J Obstet Gynecol 1999;106:736-739.