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Kacy Allen-Bryant MSN, MPH, RN
Lecturer

Kacy Allen-Bryant received a BSN from the University of Kentucky in 2000. She began her nursing career as an intern for the UK Good Samaritan Nursing Center, focusing on community and school health. Since that time, she has worked in the home health and occupational health arenas. She also assisted in conducting research for the R01 study titled, "Risks for Workplace Violence in Long-Haul Truck Drivers." In 2006, she completed her graduate certificate in gerontology. Allen-Bryant has been an active member of the American Public Health Association and Chi Eta Phi, Inc., a professional nursing sorority for African-American nurses. She also serves as a member of the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department Board of Health and the Mayor's Alliance Committee on Substance Abuse. She is currently a lecturer and clinical instructor for the public health nursing course. Her aim is to teach students the principles of public health nursing through service-learning projects and exposure to communities of diverse cultures and economic status. In 2015 she became a Jonas Scholar.

Contact Information

Phone: (859) 492-6250

Fax: (859) 323-1057

Email: kacy.bryant@uky.edu

Office: 450A COLLEGE OF NURSING

Education

Graduate Certificate in Gerontology, University of Kentucky, 2006
MSN, University Of Kentucky, 2006
BSN, University Of Kentucky, 2000

Interests

Youth tobacco use; occupational health; health equities; health promotion and education for older persons

CV

Kacy Allen-Bryant's CV

Publications

Allen-Bryant, K. T. Westneat, S. Anderson, D. G. Disparities in the prevalence of workplace violence among long-haul truck drivers. (2006), Southern Nursing Research Society

Allen-Bryant, K. T. Westneat, S. Anderson, D. G. Disparities in the prevalence of workplace violence among long-haul truck drivers. (2005), American Public Health Association

Anderson, D. G. Allen-Bryant, K. T. Families and public health nursing Family health care nursing: Theory, practice and nursing. (2005), FA Davis (3),

Anderson, D. G. Allen-Bryant, K. T. Riley, P. Risks for workplace violence in long-haul truckers. (2003), American Public Health Association Annual Meeting

Reed, D. B. Allen-Bryant, K. T. (in press) Worker demographics and implications for the OEHN In Moore, R. & Moore, P.V. Core Curriculum for Occupational and Environmental Health Nursing. , Core Curriculum for Occupational and Environmental Health Nursing

Presentations

Allen-Bryant, K. T. 2015, November. Total worker health: The role of nurses in improving the health of workers . Annual Nursing Research Papers Day, Lexington, KY .

Allen-Bryant, K. T. 2015, March. The silent killer: Substance abuse in the workplace. Annual Worksite Wellness Conference, Lexington, KY .

Allen-Bryant, K. T., Westneat, S., Anderson, D. G. 2006, February. Disparities in the prevalence of workplace violence among long-haul truck drivers. 20th Annual Conference , Southern Nursing Research Society, Memphis, TN .

Kenworthy, E. R., Riley, P. A., Allen-Bryant, K. T., Westneat, S., Anderson, D. G. 2005, February. Workplace violence in long-haul truck drivers without a residence. 19th Annual Conference, Southern Nursing Research Society , Atlanta, GA .

Allen-Bryant, K. T., Westneat, S., Anderson, D. G. 2005, December. Disparities in the prevalence of workplace violence among long-haul truck drivers . 133rd Annual Meeting, American Public Health Association , Philadelphia, PA .