Markia Smith,PhD

Markia Smith,PhD

Senior Expert II Data Science


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Highly motivated cancer geneticist with 5+ years of experience at a diverse and multidisciplinary interface, integrating genomic and epidemiological approaches with the ethical, legal, and social implications (ELSI) of genomics research.

This space serves as a compendium of my experience, projects, and all other endeavors.

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  • Cancer genomics
  • Computational biology
  • Epidemiology
  • Ethics, Legal, and Social Implications (ELSI)
  • Precision medicine
  • Diversity, equity and inclusion
  • Weightlifting
  • Traveling


  • PhD in Pathobiology and Translational Science, 2022

    UNC Chapel Hill

  • Post-baccalaureate in Biomedical Sciences, 2018

    Baylor College of Medicine

  • BSc in Biochemistry, 2017

    University of Delaware

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