Sarah Smith

Sarah Smith, PT, DPT, GCS
Physical Therapist
Assistant Professor
Physical Therapy Clinic

Department of Physical Therapy
University of Delaware
160 STAR Health Sciences Complex
540 S. College Avenue
Newark, DE 19713

Phone: (302) 831-8893
Fax: 302-831-4468
E-mail: scsmith@udel.edu

Sarah Smith, Physical Therapy.

LICENSURE

Delaware Physical Therapist # J1-0003204

Geriatric Clinical Specialist (2014)

LSVT BIG Certified Instructor (2014)

American Physical Therapy Association (APTA): Credentialed Clinical Instructor (2013)

American Red Cross CPR Certification (2009-present)


EDUCATION 
Pennsylvania State University

BS

2008

Kinesiology
Columbia University DPT 2012 Physical Therapy
St. Catherine’s Rehabilitation Hospital/Villa Maria Nursing Center Geriatric Residency GCS 2013 Geriatric Certified Specialist

CURRENT APPOINTMENT

 

August 2014 – Present

University of Delaware Physical Therapy Clinic
Physical Therapist
Research Physical Therapist in Dr. Hicks’ lab

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY 
Aug 2013-Aug 2014 St. Catherine’s Rehabilitation Hospital/Villa Maria Nursing Center, Miami, FL, Staff Physical Therapist

PRESENTATIONS / POSTERS / ARTICLES

  • Smith S. Hartley G. The Effects of Dynamic Balance Interventions on Reducing Fall Risk and Improving Quality of Life in a Former NFL Player Diagnosed with ALS. APTA CSM (2014).
  • Mielenz TJ, Jia H, Seefeld E, Schulingkamp M, Smith S, Dam T, et al. Translating Using RE-AIM of a Falls Behavior Change Program Among an Assisted Living Population. Fam Community Health. 2014 Apr-Jun;37(2):147-54.

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS/SOCIETIES

  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA): Geriatric Section Member

ATTENDANCE OF PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS

  • APTA Combined Sections (2014)
  • APTA Annual Meeting: Florida Chapter (2013)