Kirsti Dyer

Dr.  Kirsti Dyer  MD, MS

Dr. Kirsti A. Dyer MD, MS, FT, CWS is a physician, health educator, professor, online instructor, lecturer, author, and longtime online student. She is also an expert in life challenges, loss, grief and bereavement including traumatic and NICU losses. Dr. Dyer received her medical and master's degrees from the University of California, Davis. Since having her two daughters, her focus has shifted from clinical practice to education, wellness, and health promotion. In 2013 she completed the Fellowship program in Integrative Medicine with the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine.

Dr. Dyer has been teaching Bio 50, Nutrition since January 2005 as an enhanced course using online resources. Her Nutrition course has been fully online in Blackboard since Fall 2008. Bio 50 was the first biology course to be available online at Columbia College.

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