Kacy Allen-Bryant MSN, MPH, RN

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



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


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


Kacy Allen-Bryant's CV