New director of student health services appointed

Alice Holland
Alice Holland

Sept. 30, 2013 - Alice Holland has been appointed director of student health services at Quinnipiac University.

Holland is responsible for coordinating the University's student health care services around the clock during the academic year. She also is responsible for the clinical supervision of student health services personnel. She monitors provider and staff services, manages the annual budget and trains health service professionals and work study staff.

"I have been following the academic and athletic growth and success of Quinnipiac University over the past few years," Holland said. "It is an honor and I am ecstatic to be a part of the Quinnipiac family and contribute to its commitment to quality academic programs, student-centered environment and sense of community."

Before coming to Quinnipiac, Holland worked at Pennsylvania State University, Berks Campus, as the director of health services. She also taught undergraduate courses in human sexuality.

Holland is a doctoral candidate at Widener University. She holds a master's degree in education from Widener University and a master's degree in nursing from Misericordia University. She earned bachelor's degrees in nursing and psychology and obtained a school nurse certification from Cedar Crest College. She also is a family practice nurse practitioner. She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, American College Health Association, and American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists.