Phrosini Samis-Smith

Phrosini Samis-Smith

Phrosini Samis-Smith, D.H.ED. Health Care Leadership and Health Science Program Director
Assistant Professor of Health Care Leadership
phrosini.samissmith@valpo.edu 219.464.5295 Promenade West, 105

Biography

Professor Samis-Smith joined the College of Nursing and Health Professions faculty in 2017 and teaches in the undergraduate health care leadership program. She holds a master’s degree in clinical exercise physiology from Indiana University, in addition to a master’s degree in sports management from Valparaiso University. She completed her doctorate in health education from A.T. Still University. Professor Samis-Smith was previously an adjunct professor at Prairie State College where she taught fitness and exercise. She was also a community outreach specialist in the health care industry. Professor Samis-Smith has an enthusiasm for exercise, which includes being a licensed high school soccer official.

Education
  • D.H.Ed. — A.T. Still University
  • M.S. Sports Education — Valparaiso University
  • M.S. Clinical Exercise Physiology — Indiana University
  • B.S. Kinesiology — Indiana University