Jessica Houlihan, MPH, MSPAS, PA-C

Jessica Houlihan, MPH, MSPAS, PA-C

Jessical Houlihan

Jessica Houlihan, MPH, MSPAS, PA-C


210 Funkhouser Building Lexington, KY 40506

Last Revised: Jun 7th, 2022

Professional Biography

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 and Good Samaritan Emergency Department. She is in clinical practice at the UK Healthcare Pediatric Specialty Department since 2017. She is interested in clinical and community-based research, quality improvement research, preventative and primary clinical care, women’s health issues, public health, and teaching/precepting students.

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M.S., Physician Assistant Studies, University of Kentucky
M.P.H., Epidemiology, University of Kentucky
B.S., Dietetics, University of Kentucky

Course Instruction

DHN 474: Research in Nutrition: Theory
DHN 475: Research in Nutrition: Application
DHN 591: Current Biomedical Topics in the Renin-Angiotensin System
DHN 599: Introduction to Culinary Medicine

Contact Information

Dr. Tammy J. Stephenson, PhD, FAND
Department Chair & Professor

202 Funkhouser Building Lexington, KY 40506-0054

+1 (859) 257-3800