How to Use Data More Effectively in Health Care Organizations


I am pleased to announce the publication of my new book on June 1, 2014:


(check my Welcome page for more details, including selected sections from the text)

I have also published in the following journals:


American Journal of Orthopsychiatry

Journal of Gerontology

American Journal of Psychiatry

Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease

Archives of General Psychiatry

Journal of Psychiatric Treatment and Evaluation

Behavioral Science

Perceptual and Motor Skills

British Journal of Psychiatry

Psychological Reports

British Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology


Comprehensive Psychiatry


Current Infectious Disease Reports

Psychopharmacology Bulletin

Current Therapeutic Research


Hospital and Community Psychiatry

Social Casework

Journal of Clinical Psychiatry

The Pharmacologist

Journal of Clinical Psychology

Vision Research

Journal of General Psychology


Selected Publications:


Smith, J.M.  Technical comment on "Wheat Gluten as a Pathogenic Factor in Schizophrenia" by M.M. Singh and S. Kay.  Science, 1976, 194, 448.

Smith, J.M., Bright, B., & McCloskey, J.  Factor analysis of the Geriatric Rating Scale (GRS).  Journal of Gerontology, 1977, 32, 58-62.

Smith, J.M.  Nurse and psychiatric aide rating scales for assessing psychopathology in the elderly: a critical review.  In A. Raskin and L.F. Jarvik (Eds.), 
            Psychiatric symptoms and cognitive
dysfunction in the elderly: measurement and assessment.  Washington, D.C.: Hemisphere
Publishing, 1979.  
            Pp. 169-    186.

Smith, J.M., Kucharski, L.T., Oswald, W.T., & Waterman, L.J.  A systematic investigation of tardive dyskinesia in inpatients.  American Journal of Psychiatry,
             1979, 136, 918-922.

Smith, J.M., & Baldessarini, R.J.  Changes in prevalence, severity and recovery in tardive dyskinesia with age.  Archives of General Psychiatry, 1980, 37, 1360-1373.

Smith, J.M. & Kane, J.M.  Epidemiology of tardive dyskinesia.  In J. DeVeaugh-Geiss (Ed.), Tardive dyskinesia and related movement disorders.  Boston
            John Wright - PSG Inc., 1982.  Pp. 41-50.

Kane, J.M., & Smith, J.M.  Tardive dyskinesia: prevalence and risk factors, 1959 to 1979.  Archives of General Psychiatry, 1982, 39, 473-481.

Smith, J.M.  Strategies for improving pneumococcal vaccination in eligible patients.  Current Infectious Disease Reports, 2006, 8, 231-237.