Salzburg Global Seminar Session Participant Profiles
Sat 16 Oct - Sat 16 Oct, 1999
(Session 372)

no photo available Gloria Smith (Faculty)

Country/Region: USA

Most Recently Attended: (1997)
Race and Ethnicity: Models for Diversity
(Session 346)

Biography:
Gloria R. Smith is vice president for programs at the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Battle Creek, Michigan. She is responsible for program development and administration as well as program/project evaluation and dissemination. She also provides leadership for the Foundation’s health programs. Before joining the Foundation, Dr. Smith was dean of the College of Nursing at Wayne State University, Michigan. Previously, she served as director of the Michigan Department of Public Health. She has been a member of the faculties of Tuskegee University, Alabama; and Albany State College, Georgia; and dean of the College of Nursing at the University of Oklahoma. Dr. Smith received a B.A. in nursing at Wayne State University, and an M.A. in public health at the University of Michigan. She also holds an M.A. in anthropology from the University of Oklahoma, and a Ph.D. in anthropology from the Union for Experimenting Colleges and Universities, Ohio. Dr. Smith served as a faculty member at Salzburg Seminar Session 334, Health Care Partnerships: Meeting the Needs of Underserved Communities, 1996; Session 346, Race and Ethnicity: Models for Diversity, 1997; and Session 372, Race and Ethnicity: Social Change Through Public Awareness, 1999.