Camille Burnett PhD, MPA, APHN-BC, RN, BScN, DSW
Associate Professor

Camille Burnett PhD, MPA, APHN-BC, RN, BSc.N, DSW, is an Associate Professor in the College of Nursing at the University of Kentucky with an appointment as a Strategic Advisor for Community Engagement and Academic Partnerships with the Office of the Provost and a researcher at the Center for Health Equity Transformation and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science.


Dr. Burnett received her PhD from the University of Western Ontario, her Masters at the University of Western Ontario, and her BScN from the University of Alberta.

She has extensive professional experience in public health including teaching, board appointments, management, research and consulting. Her portfolio centers on community engagement within a population and public health framework aimed at mitigating health disparities and inequity to improve health outcomes of the most vulnerable populations. Using a population and public health perspective Dr. Burnett’s leadership and scholarship examines how structural influences shape policy, through intended and unintended consequences exposing hidden and often invisibly embedded bias, exclusion and marginalization.

Contact Information

Phone: (859) 562-2649

Email: camille.burnett@uky.edu



PhD, University of Western Ontario, 2012
BScN, University of Alberta, 2001


Dr. Camille Burnett's CV