Paula Arnett, DrPH, MBA
Associate Dean for Administration
111 Washington Ave.
Suite 102
Lexington, KY 40536-0003
Contact: | 859-323-7020



DrPH, Health Services Management

University of Kentucky



Morehead State Unviversity


BA, Accounting

Morehead State University


Dr. Paula Arnett is the Associate Dean for Administration Throughout her career she has worked to identify rural health disparities, improve the health of populations, and improve access to medical providers in rural areas. Prior to joining the College of Public Health, she was an Instructor in Leadership in Rural and Underserved Healthcare at the UK College of Medicine and an advisor for the Rural Physician Leadership Program.

Research Interests:
  • Health disparities in rural medicine
  • Healthcare leadership
  • Local health departments
  • Academic administration