Kylie Smith

Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing
Emory University
1520 Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30322-4027

Kylie Smith PhD is the nursing school’s first Andrew W. Mellon Faculty Fellow in Nursing and Humanities. Smith is an expert on psychiatric nursing history, including approaches to post-traumatic stress disorders. Through her Mellon Fellowship, Smith is strengthening ties between the School of Nursing and the Emory College of Arts and Sciences and the liberal arts in the nursing curricula.

Before joining Emory, Smith lectured at the University of Wollongong School of Nursing in Australia, where she taught reflective practice and incorporated humanities research and teaching methods into the nursing curricula. In 2014, she researched the development of American psychiatric nursing after World War II as a fellow with the Barbara Bates Centre for the Study of the History of Nursing at the University
of Pennsylvania