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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Judith A. Smith, MD, PhD, earned her medical degree from the Pritzker School of Medicine at the University of Chicago and completed her residency at the Childrens Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, Ohio.


Pediatric Rheumatology and Arthritis

UW Health Clinics

American Family Children's Hospital
(608) 263-6420 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)
Meriter Hospital, St. Mary's Hospital (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Pediatrics

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Pediatric Rheumatology
Fellowship Childrens Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
Residency Childrens Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
Medical School University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, 1999


Madison Magazine Top Docs 2014

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PubMed Articles
Huttenlocher A Smith JA . Neutrophils in pediatric autoimmune disease. Curr Opin Rheumatol. 2015 Sep;27(5):500-4
[PubMed ID: 26147757]
Smith JA . Update on ankylosing spondylitis: current concepts in pathogenesis. Curr Allergy Asthma Rep. 2015 Jan;15(1):489
[PubMed ID: 25447326]
Smith JA Colbert RA . Review: The interleukin-23/interleukin-17 axis in spondyloarthritis pathogenesis: Th17 and beyond. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2014 Feb;66(2):231-41
[PubMed ID: 24504793]
Smith JA . A new paradigm: innate immune sensing of viruses via the unfolded protein response. Front Microbiol. 2014;5:222
[PubMed ID: 24904537]
Smith JA Khan M Magnani DD Harms JS Durward M Radhakrishnan GK Liu YP Splitter GA . Brucella induces an unfolded protein response via TcpB that supports intracellular replication in macrophages. PLoS Pathog. 2013;9(12):e1003785
[PubMed ID: 24339776]
Liu YP Zeng L Tian A Bomkamp A Rivera D Gutman D Barber GN Olson JK Smith JA . Endoplasmic reticulum stress regulates the innate immunity critical transcription factor IRF3. J Immunol. 2012 Nov 1;189(9):4630-9
[PubMed ID: 23028052]
Zeng L Lindstrom MJ Smith JA . Ankylosing spondylitis macrophage production of higher levels of interleukin-23 in response to lipopolysaccharide without induction of a significant unfolded protein response. Arthritis Rheum. 2011 Dec;63(12):3807-17
[PubMed ID: 22127699]
Zeng L Liu YP Sha H Chen H Qi L Smith JA . XBP-1 couples endoplasmic reticulum stress to augmented IFN-beta induction via a cis-acting enhancer in macrophages. J Immunol. 2010 Aug 15;185(4):2324-30
[PubMed ID: 20660350]
Smith JA . Testing for Rheumatological Diagnoses in Children. Eur Paediatr Rev. 2009;3(1):30-34
[PubMed ID: 22059094]
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