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Angela Smith

Associate Professor, Urology, UNC-Chapel Hill


Associate Professor, Urology, UNC-Chapel Hill

Angela Smith is a urologic oncologist with a focus on patient-centered outcomes research, patient engagement, risk stratification, and quality of care for invasive bladder cancer. She is the co-PI for a PCORI large pragmatic trial in BCG refractory bladder cancer, PI for a PCORI Engagement Award with the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network to engage patients in the research process, and has been funded by an AHRQ K08 grant that integrates patient-reported outcomes into post-cystectomy care through mobile health technology. She has served on the PCORI Advisory Panel for the Assessment of Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment Options and is also on the AUA Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Committee, Scientific Advisory Board for the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network, chair of the Urology Care Foundation Bladder Health Committee, and is the Assistant Secretary of the American Urological Association. She collaborates with multiple other members of the Cancer Outcomes Research Program, including Matthew Nielsen, Ethan Basch, Arlene Chung, Erin Kent, Lixin Song, Allison Deal, Hyman Muss, Kirsten Nyrop, and Cleo Samuel. In her spare time, she enjoys playing music, cooking, sewing, and photography.

Quality of Cancer Care Delivery

Comparative Effectiveness Research

Patient Reported Outcomes

Health Disparities/Equity

Implementation Science