Elisabeth Johnson

Dr. Elisabeth Johnson, PhD, LCAS

UNC Horizons

Elisabeth Johnson, PhD, FNP-BC, CARN-AP, LCAS, is the Division Director for UNC Horizons, a comprehensive substance use treatment program for pregnant and parenting people. As a nurse practitioner, she has over twenty years of clinical experience in women’s health and pediatrics, including providing prenatal care for women with substance use disorders. Beyond her clinical practice, Dr Johnson has published in peer review journals and has presented at regional, state and national conferences. She currently serves on the board of NC Society of Addiction Medicine and the Addictions Nursing Certification Board. Dr Johnson is a native of North Carolina. Her roots have deeply influenced her career and have helped to drive her deep commitment to serving her community through improving health outcomes and advocating for equitable care.