This is Part 2 of our chat with Lisa Dorsey, Chair of the ACAPT Graduate Outcomes Task Force & Assistant Professor at the Doisy College of Health Sciences at Saint Louis University, as in this part 2 she discusses issues and solutions with K-12 education, how should we best triage children into the appropriate educational path, her solution to healthcare education and more!

ACAPT Website: 

ACAPT Twitter Page: 

ACAPT Facebook Page: 

ACAPT Graduate Outcomes Task Force Final Recommendations to the ACAPT Board Of Directors: 

“Entrustable Professional Activities as a Framework for Continued Professional Competence: Is Now the Time?” by Chesboro et. all 

Lisa’s Page on St. Louis University Webpage: 

Eloquencia Consulting Website: 

Lisa’s Interview on The Healthy Wealthy & Smart Podcast on Becoming an Eloquent Leader: 

The PT Hustle Website: 

Schedule an Appointment with Kyle Rice:   

HET LITE Tool:    


Dr. Lisa Dorsey currently holds the position of Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training in the Doisy College of Health Sciences at Saint Louis University. She is the co-founder and President of Eloquentia Consulting, a holistic firm that supports professional development within organizations, specifically focused on higher education. Previously, she served as the Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education, Dean for the Doisy College of Health Sciences, Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs and Associate Dean for Graduate Education for the Doisy College of Health Sciences, and the Director of the Program in Health Sciences at Saint Louis University.

She has completed a number of research and scholarship projects exploring physical therapy intervention for neurological impairment, higher education organizational structure, student success models in physical therapy, and women in leadership and the workplace. She is engaged in the profession of physical therapy at the national level as the Chair for the Task Force on Graduate Outcomes, in higher education as an accreditation reviewer for the Higher Learning Commission, and serves her local community as the Secretary for the Board of Education in the Mehlville School District.

She was the recipient of the Saint Louis University Woman of the Year Award in 2016, the Student Development Collaborative Partner Award, the Faculty Commitment to Experiential Learning Leadership & Service Award, and has been a Saint Louis University- YWCA Leader in the Workplace. Dr. Dorsey holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy and a Master’s in Business Administration from Saint Louis University, a PhD in Educational Policy and Administration in Higher Education from the University of Minnesota and a Women and Power: Leadership in the New World certificate from the Harvard Kennedy School.