Dr. Eigsti is the Director of Graduate Studies and Assessment and in 2020, she celebrates her 25th year at Regis University. Dr. Eigsti is responsible for the leadership and daily operations of the DPT program and coordinates the assessment of academic operations to support quality improvement, system design and compliance with accreditation standards. She has been a practicing pediatric physical therapist for more than 30 years, is an APTA Board Certified Pediatric Clinical Specialist and earned her PhD in Pediatric Science from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions. In 2014, she was inducted into the Alpha Sigma Nu Jesuit Honor Society recognized for her commitment to service and coordination of DPT global immersion experiences. She has published and presented nationally on research related to leadership and intercultural development and interprofessional models of service delivery. Dr. Eigsti serves on the Institutional Review Board at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions. She is a Pediatric Physical Therapy Journal reviewer and is the academic liaison for the Colorado APTA Pediatric Special Interest Group. Dr. Eigsti has teaching responsibilities related to psychosocial aspects of health care, pediatric practice, leadership and cultural sensitivity.


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