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William R. Smith, MD

Emergency Medicine of Jackson Hole
625 East Broadway Ave
PO Box 428

Jackson, WY 83001-8642
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  • About

    Provider Information

    Dr. Smith practices Emergency Medicine in Jackson Hole, Wyoming and is
    a Clinical Assistant Professor for the University of Washington School
    of Medicine, as well as the Medical Director for the US National Park
    Service. Locally, he serves as the Co-Medical Director for Grand Teton
    National Park, Teton County Search & Rescue, Bridger Teton National
    Forest, and Jackson Hole Fire/EMS. Dr. Smith also serves as a Colonel
    in the U.S. Army Reserve Medical Corps. COL Smith has practiced medicine
    around the world on 6 continents, from the 'Baghdad ER' to Easter
    Island. His combat experience combined with his pre-hospital EMS experience
    as a Paramedic, and his technical Search and Rescue skills have led to
    numerous speaking engagements at Wilderness and EMS conferences/seminars
    around the world. Dr. Smith has also been appointed to several national
    committees (American Heart Association), authored numerous book chapters
    and consensus guidelines on Wilderness and Rescue Medicine, and serves
    as a Subject Matter Expert for DARPA. He has founded and runs Wilderness
    and Emergency Medicine Consulting (WEMC), LLC. More information can be found at

  • Experience


    University of Washington School of Medicine - Medical Education

    Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals - Residency - Emergency Medicine

    Other Certifications

    American Board of Emergency Medicine; Certification obtained May 2005