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Holly Chitwood APRN
Instructor

Holly Chitwood is an advanced nurse practitioner at the Markey Cancer Center Medical Oncology Program with special interests in the management of toxicities associated with oncologic therapies, and both adult and pediatric oncology.  She began her career as a staff nurse in the field of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology with Kentucky Children's Hospital in 2006. She earned a bachelor's of science in social work from the University of the Cumberlands in 2001. She completed an associate degree in nursing at Eastern Kentucky University in 2006 and a bachelor's degree in nursing from Eastern Kentucky University in 2014. She completed a master's degree in nursing in 2015 at Lincoln Memorial University and a post master's certificate at the University of Kentucky in 2017.

Chitwood is a board certified family nurse practitioner and adult-gerontology acute care nurse practitioner. Chitwood is currently enrolled in DNP program at the University Of Kentucky College Of Nursing with anticipated completion in 2020. She continues as a part time instructor in the undergraduate nursing program at the University Of Kentucky College Of Nursing.

Contact Information

Email: holly-chitwood@uky.edu