Kerry Nolte

Kerry L. Nolte, Assistant Professor, Nursing

Eastern Nursing Research Society; New Hampshire Nursing Action Coalition, Diversity Workgroup Chair (2013-Present), Leadership Team (2012-Present); New Hampshire Diversity Pipeline Program, Advisory Group Member (2012-2013); Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, member; American Association of Nurse Practioners, member; Families First Health Center Quality Improvement and Behavioral Health Committee Member (2010-2012); Sigma Thea Tau-Eta Iota Chapter, member, Secretary (2008-2009); Catholic Medical Center Critical Care and Infection Control Commitees Member (2006-2009)


  • Ph.D., Nursing, Northeastern University
  • M.S., Nursing, University of New Hampshire
  • B.S., Nursing Administration, Northeastern University

Courses Taught

  • INCO 590: Rsrch Exp/Nursing
  • NURS 500: Intro to Professional Nursing
  • NURS 695: Independent Study
  • NURS 794W: Spc Top/Emerg Iss in Home Care
  • NURS 797W: Honors Thesis
  • NURS 909: Ad Hlth Assess/Diag Reasoning
  • NURS 935: Primary Care of Families I
  • NURS 936: Practm/Primary Care Families I
  • NURS 969: Health Policy and Advocacy

Selected Publications

Nolte, K., Drew, A. L., Friedmann, P. D., Romo, E., Kinney, L. M., & Stopka, T. J. (2020). Opioid initiation and injection transition in rural northern New England: A mixed-methods approach. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 217, 108256. doi:10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2020.108256

Nolte, K., Guthrie, B., Griffith, J., & Kim, T. (2020). Black Womenʼs Approaches to Encourage Male Partners to Get Tested for HIV. Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, 31(2), 124-136. doi:10.1097/jnc.0000000000000136

Stopka, T. J., Jacque, E., Kelso, P., Guhn-Knight, H., Nolte, K., Hoskinson, R., . . . Friedmann, P. D. (2019). The opioid epidemic in rural northern New England: An approach to epidemiologic, policy, and legal surveillance. Preventive Medicine, 128, 105740. doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2019.05.028

Nolte, K., Guthrie, B., Griffith, J., & Kim, T. (2018). Black Women’s Approaches to Encourage a Male Partner to Test for HIV: Preliminary Adaptation and a Factor Analysis Study of the HIV Testing Approach Scale. Journal of Nursing Measurement, 26(1), 76-89. doi:10.1891/1061-3749.26.1.76

Mitchell, K. J., Nolte, K., Turner, H. A., Hamby, S., & Jones, L. M. (2018). Exposure to Medication Overdose as an Adversity in Childhood. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 38, 127-132. doi:10.1016/j.pedn.2017.09.006

Nolte, K., Kim, T., & Guthrie, B. (2017). “Taking Care of Ourselves”: The Experiences of Black Women Approaching and Encouraging Male Partners to Test for HIV. Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, 28(3), 327-341. doi:10.1016/j.jana.2016.10.005

Jones, R., Lacroix, L. J., & Nolte, K. (2015). “Is Your Man Stepping Out?” An Online Pilot Study to Evaluate Acceptability of a Guide-Enhanced HIV Prevention Soap Opera Video Series and Feasibility of Recruitment by Facebook Advertising. Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, 26(4), 368-386. doi:10.1016/j.jana.2015.01.004

Morton, C. M., D’Amore, N., Nolte, K., & Bryan, P. (n.d.). ‘How much heroin is too much heroin?’ Youth inquiries regarding opioids. Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy, 1-6. doi:10.1080/09687637.2020.1804530

Most Cited Publications