Hudson Smith

Hudson Smith


Plano, Texas


BS: Biology with a minor in Chemistry

Trinity University - San Antonio, Texas 

Lab Association

Dr. William Clarke and Dr. Kelly Berg

Hobbies and Interests

I follow soccer and hockey. I enjoy staying active, being outdoors, reading, BBQ, and live music/concerts.


• Accomplishments, Awards and Honors •

2017 -Outstanding Graduate Student Poster - UTHealth San Antonio Pharmacology Annual Graduate Student Symposium


• Appointments, Boards, Committees and Memberships •

2015-present -Society for Neuroscience

• Books and Publications •

LoCoco, P., Risinger, A., Smith, H., Chavera, T., Berg, K., and Clarke, W. (2017). Pharmacological augmentation of nicotinamide phosphoribosyltransferase (NAMPT) protects against paclitaxel-induced peripheral neuropathy. eLife 6, e29626

• Lectures, Posters and Presentations •

UTHSCSA Pharmacology Graduate Student Symposium - San Antonio, Texas - 2017;
Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting- Washington, D.C. - 2017

Smith, HR., LoCoco, PM., Zamora, JC., Chavera, TC., Berg, KA., Clarke, WP. The neuroprotective compound, P7C3-A20, prevents paclitaxel-induced peripheral neuropathy via the NAD salvage enzyme, NAMPT (poster).

Trinity University’s 30th Annual Chemistry Symposium (2014)
H.R. Smith and L. Martinez. Synthesis of fluorescent and benzophenone labeled metformin analogs (Presentation).