Issar Smith, American microbiologist, medical educator.
Smith, Issar was born on December 4, 1933 in New York City. Son of Louis Smith and Bertha Feinstein.
Bachelor, City College, 1955. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1961.
With Public Health Research Institute, New York City, 1967—2002, Newark, since 2002. Member governmental review panels National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, since 1984.
Married Christine Rollet, September 21, 1978. Children: Robin, Daniel.