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Health Care Heroes 2021: Jamila Smith-Young of UT Le-Bonheur Pediatric Specialists


Jamila Smith-Young

Pediatric nurse practitioner, UT Le Bonheur Pediatric Specialists; assistant professor, University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Nursing

Jamila Smith-Young is an endocrinology nurse practitioner with a focus on diabetes. Her Health Care Heroes nominator called her a “change agent for pediatric health care in the Memphis community.”

Smith-Young said she serves as an advocate for her patients, working with the patient’s family to understand how their lifestyle affects their overall health.

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