Project Policy Analyst, One Health Institute
Bridgette P. Smith, MPH is a project policy analyst at the UC Davis One Health Institute. She focuses primarily on global capacity strengthening for prevention of pathogen spillover for the USAID-funded PREDICT project. Bridgette's interest lie within global health and reducing emerging infectious disease pandemic risk. She is particularly interested in growing the One Health workforce, which trains health workers in high risk regions with the knowledge and skillsets necessary to reduce potential pandemics. Bridgette earned her B.S. in Microbiology and Immunology at UC Merced, and her MPH at the UC Davis School of Medicine.