Audrey Darville PhD, APRN, CTTS, FAANP
Associate Professor, Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist
Audrey Darville has been a family nurse practitioner since 1998. She has been a clinic provider at the Hope Clinic and Pharmacy, a free clinic in Danville, since its inception in 2006. As a certified tobacco treatment specialist with the University of Kentucky health care system, she works with inpatients, outpatients, and employees to provide group and intensive individual tobacco dependence treatment. She also works closely with the Tobacco Policy Research Program at the College of Nursing. Darville is a member of the Kentucky Coalition of Nurse Practitioners and Nurse Midwives (KCNPNM); a member of Sigma Theta Tau and the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT); and chair of the communications committee and a member of the policy committee of the Association for the Treatment of Tobacco Use and Dependence (ATTUD). Her research interest is in developing behavioral strategies to reach and treat tobacco users with medical illness.
Phone: (859) 323-4222
Fax: (859) 323-1057
Office: 450F COLLEGE OF NURSING
PhD, University of Kentucky, 2012
MSN, University of Kentucky, 1998
BSN, Valparaiso University, 1978
Tobacco use in persons with medical illness, tobacco use and health literacy in rural populations, tobacco cessation in hardened or hard core smokers.