Jessica Houlihan

Phone (859) 218-3933

Dietetics and Human Nutrition
210 Funkhouser Building
Lexington KY 40506

Curriculum Vitae
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Professional Profile

Jessica Houlihan joined the DHN faculty in January 2016 as a Lecturer. She graduated from the Department of Dietetics and Human Nutrition in 2000. She has since been in the UK Department of Family and Community Medicine as a Research Associate and Good Samaritan Emergency Department as a Physician Assistant.

She is a member of the Kentucky Academy of Physician Assistants (KAPA), where she serves as a member of the Board of Directors (Secretary) and the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA). She is interested in clinical and community-based research, quality improvement research, preventative and primary clinical care, womens health issues, public health, and teaching/precepting students.


BS, Dietetics, University of Kentucky, 2000
  -Minor Health Promotion
MPH, Epidemiology, University of Kentucky, 2005
MSPAS, University of Kentucky, 2014

Areas of Interest