Brent Addington
Ray M. Allen, Jr.
Louis Caruso
Yaser Cheema
Mark A. Coppess
Jiang Cui
Todd D. Edwards
Jay Gardner
Richard Gordon
Steven S. Gubin
Paul Hess
David H. Holloway, Jr.
Jason Infeld
Christopher P Ingelmo
Eric E. Johnson
Jeffrey E. Kerlan
James E. Klemis
David H. Kraus
David Lan
Amit Malhotra
Justin May
Frank A. McGrew, III
Jennifer S. Morrow
Daniel Otten
Dharmesh S. Patel
Basil M. Paulus
William L. Russo
Holger P. Salazar
Joseph K. Samaha
Arsalan Shirwany
Stacy C. Smith
Darrell Sneed
Larry B. Spiotta
Bunker Stout
Arie Szatkowski
David C. Wolford
Walter Woody
Jawwad Yusuf
Gilbert Zoghbi
Stacy C. Smith, M.D., FACC, FSCAI
Stacy C. Smith


  • Undergraduate Education: 1977-1981 Claremont McKenna College Claremont, California Bachelor of Arts - Cum Laude
  • Graduate Education: 1982-1983: Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C. Degree: Transferred to USC School of Medicine June, 1983 1983-1986: University of Southern California School of Medicine Los Angeles, California Degree: MD
  • Postgraduate Education: 1986-1989: Internship and Residency; Internal Medicine Brigham and Women's Hospital Boston, MA, 7/88-9/88: Chief Resident in Internal Medicine Brockton VA Hospital Brockton, MA, 1989-1994: Research Fellowship in Immunology/Cardiology Departments of Internal Medicine & Pathology Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis, MO, 1994-1995: Clinical Fellowship in Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine Washington University School of Medicine Barnes-Jewish Hospital St. Louis, MO, 1995-1996: Interventional Fellow in Cardiology Department of Internal Medicine Washington University School of Medicine Barnes-Jewish Hospital St. Louis, MO
Academic Positions/Employment
  • 1989-1996: Research and Clinical Fellow in Cardiovascular Medicine Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis, MO
  • 1996-2000: Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pathology Washington University School of Medicine St. Louis, MO
  • 2000-2001: Cardiovascular Specialists Interventional Cardiology and Consultative Cardiology Memphis, TN
  • 2000-2003: Memphis Heart Clinic Interventional Cardiology and Consultative Cardiology Memphis, TN
  • 2003-2007: The Stern Cardiovascular Center Interventional Cardiology and Consultative Cardiology Memphis, TN
  • 2008-2012: Memphis Heart Clinic, Interventional Cardiology and Consultative Cardiology Memphis, TN
Medical Licensure and Board Certification
  • 1989: Missouri Medical License (R7J27)
  • 1989: Board Certified, Internal Medicine American Board of Internal Medicine
  • 1997: Board Certified, Cardiovascular Disease American Board of Internal Medicine
  • 1999: Board Certified, Interventional Cardiology American Board of Internal Medicine
  • 1989: Missouri Medical License (R7J27)
  • 2000: Tennessee Medical License (33840)
  • 2002: Mississippi Medical License (17539)
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baptist Memorial Hospitals - Memphis
  • Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital
Honors, Awards, Presentations
  • 1977: Life Member of the California Scholarship Federation
  • 1981: Graduate Cum Laude with Honors in Chemistry
  • 1981: Department Honors for Academic Achievement
  • 1986: Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society Lange Medical Publications Academic Merit Award AMWA Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement
  • 1991-1994: Howard Hughes Medical Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • 2004: Guidant Foundation Grant: “Your Heart, Your Health: Empowering Women with Education”
  • 2004: TCT Conference Faculty: Heart Disease in Women-2004 Update
  • 2005: AHA 8th Annual Women’s Heart Conference Speaker: “What do my numbers mean?”
  • 2006: AHA 9th Annual Women’s Heart Conference Speaker: “Cholesterol in Memphis”
  • 2007: AHA Go Red for Women: Annual Luncheon: “Better Today, Brighter Tomorrow”
Professional Societies and Organizations
  • 1981: Sigma Xi
  • 1986: Alpha Omega Alpha
  • 1989: American College of Cardiology
  • 1994: American Association of Immunologists
  • 1994: American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • 1998: Fellow, American College of Cardiology
  • 2004: Fellow, The Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions
Publications Peer Reviewed Manuscripts
  • Manatt S, Amsden C, Bettison C, Frazer W, Gudman J, Lenk B, Lubetich J, McNelly E, Smith S, Templeton D, Pinnell R. A fluorine-19 NMR approach for studying Merrifield solid phase peptide synthesis. Tetrahedron Letters 1980; 21:1397-1405.
  • Smith S, Houghten R, Sherr C, Sen A. Antibodies of predetermined specificity detect two retroviral oncogene products and inhibit their kinase activities. Proc Natl Acad Sci 1983; 80:1246-1250.
  • Smith S, Anderson S, Ballermann B, Brenner B. Role of atrial natriuretic peptide in adaptation of sodium excretion with reduced renal mass. J Clin Invest 1986; 77:1395- 1398.
  • Smith S, Allen P M. Myosin inducted autoimmune myocarditis is a T cell mediated disease. J Immunol 1991; 147:2141-2147.
  • Smith S, Allen P M. Neutralization of endogenous tumor necrosis factor ameliorates the severity of myosin-induced myocarditis. Circ Res 1992; 70:856-863.
  • Smith S, Allen P M. Expression of myosin-class II major histocompatibility complexes in the normal myocardium occurs before induction of autoimmune myocarditis. Proc Natl Acad Sci 1992; 89:9131-9135.
  • DeTogni P, Goellner J, Ruddle NH, Streeter PR, Fick A, Mariathasan, Smith S, Carlson R, Shornick LP, Strauss-Schoenberger J, Russel JH, Karr R, Chaplin DD. Abnormal development of peripheral lymphoid organs in mice deficient in lymphotoxin. Science 1994; 264:703-707.
  • Donermeyer DL, Beisel KW, Allen PM, Smith S. Myocarditis inducing epitope of myosin binds constitutively and stable to I-Ak on antigen presenting cells in the heart. J Exp Med 1995; 182:1291-1300.
  • Winters KJ, Lasala JM, Eisenberg PR, Smith S.,Sewall DJ, Shelton, ME. Modified heparin-bonded catheter for cannulation of the coronary sinus from the femoral vein Catheterization and Cardiovascular Diagnosis. 1996; 39:433-437.
  • Smith S, Ladenson JH, Mason JW, Jaffe AJ: Elevations of Cardiac Troponin I Associated with Myocarditis: Experimental and Clinical Correlates; Circulation 1997; 95(1): 163- 168.
  • Smith S, Taber M., Robiolio PA, Lasala JM; Acute myocardial infarction caused by a myocardial bridge treated with intracoronary stenting. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Diagnosis 1997; 42:1-4.
  • Smith S, Winters KW, Lasala JM; Late presentation of subacute stent thrombosis in a patient receiving chemotherapy. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Diagnosis 1997; 40: 383-386.
  • Winters KJ, Smith SC, Cohen M, Kopistansky C, McBride R. Reduction in Ischemic Vascular Complications With a Hydrophilic-Coated Intra-Aortic Balloon Catheter. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions 1999: 46:357-362.
Invited Publications
  • Smith S, Allen P M. Prevention of myosin-induced autoimmune myocarditis with competitor peptides. In Monoclonal Antibodies and Peptide Therapy in Autoimmune Diseases. Chap 25, Bach MK, (ed), Marcel Dekker, Inc, New York, NY: 1992, pp 377- 386.
  • Smith S, Allen P M: The recognition of self-antigens and autoimmune disease. Curr Opin Immunol 1991; 3:22-25.
  • Smith S, Allen P M: The role of T cells in myosin-induced autoimmune myocarditis. Clin Immunol Immunopathol 1993; 68:100-106.
  • Smith, S. Experimental Autoimmune Myocarditis. In: Current Protocols in Immunology 1999.
  • I love spending time with my family, my friends, and my dogs. Gardening, cooking, dancing and target shooting are fun hobbies.

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