Jill Engel
Clinical Associate in the School of Nursing

Clinical Associate-  Duke University School of Nursing
Vice President - Heart & Vascular Service Line, Duke University Health System

Jill R. Engel, DNP, ACNP, FNP, ANP, NEA-BC, FAANP serves as the Vice President for the Heart & Vascular Service Line for Duke University Health System. Dr. Engel is also a Clinical Associate for Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON). 

Dr. Engel has more than 25 years of acute and critical care experience and is a board certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner and Adult Nurse Practitioner.  Jill received her BS and MS in Nursing from the University of Illinois at Chicago, and her DNP and Post-Doctoral Quality Implementation Scholars Certificate from Duke University School of Nursing. 

Before being named VP of the Heart & Vascular Service Line for Duke Health, Dr. Engel served in other roles at Duke including the Clinical Operations Director for Advance Practice for Heart Services, Associate Chief Nursing Officer and Director of Patient Care Services for Duke University Hospital and as the Associate Vice President for Heart Nursing, Operations and Patient Care Services for Duke University Health System. 

Dr. Engel's clinical and research interests include translating and implementing evidence-based practices into the care of cardiothoracic surgery and cardiology patients in acute care settings, innovative models of care and operational efficiencies in clinical care.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Contact Information

  • DUMC 3442, Hafs 8664A, Durham, NC 27710
  • Hafs Building 8662A, Duke Univ, Durham, NC 27710

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