Faculty & Staff

Amy Rex-Smith, DNSc, RN, ACNS, BC

Associate Professor


photo of Amy Rex-Smith

Areas of Expertise

Acute Care, Critical Care Nursing, Spirituality and Health


DNSc, University of California, Los Angeles
MS, Boston University
BSN, Seattle Pacific University

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

Amy Rex- Smith’s research and scholarly work emphasizes the AACN Synergy Model and focuses on spirituality and health in the acute care setting. Her current and ongoing research is funded by the U-56 Dana Farber Harvard Cancer Institute/UMass Boston collaborative grant and is titled, "Understanding Prayer as a Coping Mechanism among Cancer Patients."

Teaching Expertise
Acute Care/Critical Care,  Adult Health