The Children's Hospital Endowed Chair of Pediatric Nursing
Vice President, Nursing Research & Education, The Children’s Hospital
Roxie.Foster@ucdenver.edu or Foster.Roxie@tchden.org
Dr. Foster has conducted research on children’s pain since 1990 and co-directs the Pain Consultation Service at The Children’s Hospital. Currently, she is studying the physiologic correlates of children’s self-reported pain. Dr. Foster has influenced national pain management policy through her work with the American Pain Society and the American Society of Pain Management Nurses. Her role as Vice President for Nursing Research and Education at The Children’s Hospital provides her the opportunity to explore methods for integration of caring theory and actualization of evidence-based practice. Dr. Foster is the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal for Specialists in Pediatric Nursing, an international journal devoted to the application of best evidence.