James Madison University
PHOTO: Theresa Enyeart Smith

Dr. Theresa M. Enyeart Smith, CHES

Public Health Education

  • Office: HBS 3086
  • Phone: 540-568-3951
  • Email: enyeartm@jmu.edu
  • Mailing Address:
    MSC 4301
    235 Martin Luther King Jr Way
    Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807


  • Ph.D., Curriculum and Instruction (Health Promotion), Virginia Polytechnic Institute and University
  • M.S., Health Sciences, James Madison University
  • B.S., Health Sciences, California State University, Chico

Teaching Area

  • Child & Adolescent Health
  • Theories of Health Behavior Change
  • Health Behavior Change
  • Human Sexuality


  • Health Risk Behaviors among Adolescents and Young Adults
  • Health Education
  • Health Behavior
  • Sexuality
  • Water Safety among Middle School Students
  • Bullying & Cyberbullying Behaviors among Middle School Students


  • Cooking
  • Swimming
  • Spending time with my husband, Chris, and my two boys, Marshall and Brandon
  • Spending time outside with the boys



  • How to declare a Health Sciences Major
  • Health Sciences has BLACKOUT dates of September 15th and February 15th. You must be declared by September 15th to add HTH courses in the following Spring semester and by February 15th for the following Fall semester. There are NO exceptions.
  • JMU Summer Hours
    Monday – Thursday
    8:00 – 5:00
    Friday 8:00 – Noon
  • August 28
    First Day of Classes

Welcome from Health Sciences

PHOTO: Herb AmatoHealth is one of the most important disciplines in today’s world. Given the current and future global demand for well trained and passionate health professionals, now is an ideal time to study in our department. We urge you to learn about our programs to see where your future ambitions fit. More >