Holly Chitwood DNP, APRN, FNP-C, AGACNP-BC
Assistant Professor

Dr. Chitwood 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, a post master's certificate at the University of Kentucky in 2017 and a doctorate in nursing in 2021 from the University of Kentucky.  Dr. Chitwood is a board certified family nurse practitioner and an adult-gerontology acute care nurse practitioner and currently practices as an APRN at the Markey Cancer Center, Medical Oncology.

Contact Information

Phone: (859) 323-2225

Fax: (859) 323-1057




DNP, University of Kentucky, 2021
Post-Graduate Certificate (AGACNP), University of Kentucky, 2017
MSN, Lincoln Memorial University, 2015
BSN, Eastern Kentucky University, 2014
ADN, Eastern Kentucky University, 2006
BSW, University of the Cumberlands, 2001


Dr. Holly Chitwood's CV