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Holly B. Fontenot

Associate Professor


Holly Fontenot, PhD., RN, WHNP-BC, FAAN, is an associate professor at the Connell School of Nursing. She is a certified women’s health nurse practitioner and predominantly teaches in the graduate program. Dr. Fontenot’s research focuses on sexual health, the prevention of sexually transmitted disease including HIV and HPV, and innovative ways to reduce disparities related to HPV vaccination. Notably, her research teams have been funded by the National Institute of Health, the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, and the American Cancer Society. She holds an Adjunct Faculty appointment at The Fenway Institute, maintains NP clinical privileges at Fenway Health’s adolescent clinic (The Borum), and is a clinician consultant for the Sylivie Ratelle STD/HIV Prevention Training Center.