DR.SMITHA T been a versatile personality and enthusiastic researcher in the field of oral and maxillopathology . She had completed her under graduation and post graduationin Oral Pathology and Microbiology from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and had later procured her Ph.D from the same university. She has earned diploma in Forensic Anthropology & Odontology and a fellowship from Indian Assosciation of Oral &Maxillofacial Pathology,Chennai. Been an active researcher she has expressed herself in various national and international journals adding up to more than 50 publications to this list. She is currently the editor in chief of Journal of Oral and Maxilofacial Pathology,India.