Services will held for Roger P. Smith, PhD, at the Church of Christ at Dartmouth College on Saturday, June 23, at 11:00 AM. Smith, the Irene Heinz Given Professor of Pharmacology Emeritus at the Geisel School of Medicine, died January 22, 2018.
Smith came to the medical school in 1960 and chaired the school’s Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology from 1975 to 1987, and was an adjunct professor of environmental studies at Dartmouth College since 1984. He held the Given Professorship from 1993 – 2000. He was a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and an emeritus fellow of the Academy of Toxicological Sciences.