Hugh C. Smith, M.D.

Professor of Internal Medicine and Cardiology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine (retired)

Hugh Smith Smith is a former chair of the Mayo Clinic Rochester board of governors and a founding member of the Mayo Health System — Mayo Clinic’s regional system of clinics and hospitals in 64 communities in Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota. Smith is currently a member of the board of directors of Hormel Foods, the board of trustees of Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center and the University of Manitoba development board. He has published more than 120 papers and an equal number of review articles, text chapters and editorial commentaries.