Physical Therapy Faculty
Physical Therapy Program

Physical Therapy at UC

Physical Therapy Faculty

James (Jim) M. Smith, D.P.T.

Professor of Physical Therapy

Jim Smith
Phone: (315) 792-3074
Office: 305 Romano Hall



  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, Northeastern University
  • Master of Arts in Psychology (Neuroscience Program), University of Hartford
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy, Simmons College
Clinical Experience

  • 12 years of hospital-based practice and continuing part-time practice over the last 12 years.
Content Expertise

  • Acute care physical therapy.
  • Examination and interventions for impairments of the neuromuscular and integumentary systems.
  • Pharmacology in rehabilitation.
Research Interests
  • Knowledge translation and integration to inform the practice of acute care physical therapy.
  • Development of a clinical practice guideline for identification of post-intensive care syndrome.


John Rowe
Director of Graduate Admissions

(315) 792-3010
(315) 792-3006
1600 Burrstone Road | Utica, NY 13502