Angela D. Smith, M.D., FACSM, Nemours/Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Thomas Jefferson University

Angela Smith, M.D., FACSM (Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children)

Angela D. Smith, M.D., a retired orthopedic surgeon now in research and education at Nemours/Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Delaware, is Honorary Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Pediatrics at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University and a past president of the American College of Sports Medicine. Her interests focus on injury prevention and rehabilitation, particularly for young athletes and for women pursuing sport or fitness activity. Through her clinical research and educational efforts she aims to improve each person’s physical fitness, to improve their health, performance and self-esteem. Dr. Smith also works to improve the built environment to optimize daily physical activity for the people living or working in that area.