Giselle Corbie-Smith

MD, MSc, Professor, Social Medicine, Medicine, UNC-Chapel Hill, Cancer Prevention and Control

Giselle Corbie-Smith

MD, MSc
Professor, Social Medicine, Medicine
UNC-Chapel Hill
Cancer Prevention and Control
342 C MacNider Chapel Hill
919-843-6877


Clinical profile

Area of interest

Dr. Corbie-Smith has taken a multi-pronged, multi-method approach to these issues: examining participant specific and investigator specific factors that might impact recruitment of minority subjects, analyzing practical experiences with minority recruitment, exploring the methodological challenges and implications of enrolling minorities in research and highlighting the ethical obligations that come with enrolling underserved populations.

Awards and Honors

  • 1997-1999: Fellow, Association of American Medical Colleges Health Services Research Institute
  • 2000: David E. Rogers Junior Faculty Education Award, "Reaching the Unreached: Research participation and underserved populations", Society of General Internal Medicine
  • 2003-2007: Jefferson-Pilot Fellowship in Academic Medicine
  • James E. Bryan Award for Public Service, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2007- award for excellence in service to communities of North Carolina

Link to Publications on Reach NC site