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Holly R. Chitwood, APRN

Holly R. Chitwood, APRN, MSN


  • Medical Oncology
  • Conditions treated

    Brain cancer,  Breast cancer,  Head and neck cancer,  Gastrointestinal cancer,  Liver cancer,  Lung cancer,  Pancreas cancer,  Sarcoma
  • About

    Holly Chitwood is an advanced nurse practitioner at the Markey Cancer Center Medical Oncology Program. 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. She continues as a part time instructor in the undergraduate nursing program at the University of Kentucky College of Nursing.

    Faculty Rank

    Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics


    BSN, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond

    MSN, Lincoln Memorial University, Caylor School of Nursing, Harrogate, Tenn.

    Certifications and Special Training

    American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Family Nurse Practitioner

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