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



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PHOTO: Andrew PeacheyHealth Sciences includes multiple disciplines that may impact the health of individuals, communities, and beyond. Given the current and future global demand for well-trained and passionate health professionals, now is an ideal time to study in our department. More >