Herbert Charles Smitherman, Jr., MD, MPH, FACP Curriculum Vitae Page 8
STATE AND LOCAL BOARDS AND COMMITTEES:
1990 - 2004
Medical Office of Special Programs, Community Outreach Program, Wayne State University School of Medicine Committee Member - Barsamian School/Detroit Public TV Channel 56 Community Committee
1994 – Present Board of Directors for the Detroit Community Association for the New Center
1994 - 2004 1995 - 2002
Area (CAN/CAN) President of the Detroit Virginia Park Commons Home Owners Association Member/Consultant: In the Hood Research - Community-Based Research Org.
1996 - 2006
Committee Member: One School, One Church Community Outreach Program in affiliation with Tabernacle Baptist Church - Reverend Fred Sampson and the Department of Social Work, Wayne State University - Dean: Leon Chestang, Detroit MI Chairman ILC/Patch, a church and community-based, oriented self-help health organization in the Detroit Rosa Parks sub-community census track area Co-Chair, State Committee for Symposium on African-American Health, Lansing MI
Co-Chair, City of Detroit Next Detroit Municipal Government Reorganization Co-Chair, Voices of Detroit Initiative (VODI) HCAP Physicians Information Systems Committee Chair, Wayne County Medical Society/Michigan State Medical Society House of Delegates Reference Committee on Physician Policy Issues/Resolution Appointed by Mayor David Bing to the Elected Officials Compensation Commission.
DETROIT MEDICAL CENTER COMMITTEES:
1996 - 1999 1996 - 2000
Urban Health Initiative Committee; Chairperson: David Campbell CEO-DMC Appointed Director of the DMC/WSU Center for Urban Health Affairs - Role:
1997 - 2004
To develop and implement an institutional resource center on Urban Health and promote the improved coordination, integration and alignment of DMC/WSU resources toward a healthy, safe, and prosperous urban community. Request for Proposal Committee, State of Michigan Medicaid Plan - DMC Clinic Plan, Chair/President Kay Steusloff Request for Proposal Committee, State of Michigan Medicaid Plan - Innovations in Health Professionals Education, Chair/Ben Hodgkins, Ph.D.
1997 - 2004
The Detroit Medical Center/Wayne Development Committee, Chairman
State University Primary Care Model
1997 - 2004
Operations, Financial, and Facility