Ruth M. Carrico, Ph.D., DNP, APRN, CIC

Specialty Areas: Vaccine & International Travel Center |  Infectious Diseases

Areas of Interest: Infection Control | Immunization | International Health and Travel |Vaccine Research | Refugee Health | Global Health

"Finding the right professional competencies to provide care for all individuals requires a devotion to interprofessional work, deliberative learning, and shared responsibility. Preventing disease and illness at the earliest possible opportunity is a responsibility of all health care providers and professionals. Accomplishing that necessitates research, teaching, implementation and evaluation within a quality-devoted framework. "

Overview/Bio

Education & Training

A.D.
KY | KY | 1976
B.S.N.
Bellarmine University School of Nursing | KY | 1980
M.S.N.
Northern Kentucky University | KY | 2015

M.A.
Webster University | MO | 1990

Ph.D.
California Coast University | CA | 2000


Languages: English

School of Medicine

Associate Professor

Department of Medicine

Areas of Interest

Infection Control | Immunization | International Health and Travel |Vaccine Research | Refugee Health | Global Health



Locations & Contact

Contact Info

Med Center One

Vaccine & International Travel Center
501 East Broadway, Suite 110
Louisville, KY 40202
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Call Us (502-852-6464)

Accepted Insurance

UofL Physicians participates in most major health plans in Kentucky. Coverage may vary by specialty. Coverage limitations are dependent on the terms of your personal health plan. This is not a guarantee that all services you receive will be covered by your health plan. Review your health plan provider directory and/or consult with your plan to confirm coverage.

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