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Family Nurse Practitioner, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism

Specialty Areas

Diabetes, prevention of type 1 diabetes, inpatient management of hyperglycemia and prevention of hypoglycemia.


BS Cum Laude: University of South Carolina, 2000; MSN: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2004.

Clinical and Research Interests

April Goley is the Lead APP of the Diabetes Care Team at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill.  Her main interests include glycemic management and improving outcomes in the inpatient setting, cystic fibrosis related diabetes, as well as exercise and its effects on blood glucose levels.  She is devoted to quality improvement and improving systematic processes to benefit patients with diabetes.

Selected Bibliography

Morgan S. Jones, April L. Goley, Bonnie E. Alexander, Scott B. Keller, Marie M. Caldwell, and John B. Buse. Inpatient Transition to Virtual Care During COVID-19 Pandemic. Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics 2020 22:6, 444-448.

Hill, J.O., Galloway, J.M., Goley, A., Marrero, D.G., Minners, R., Montgomery, B., Petersone, B., Ratner, R., Sanchez, E., and Aroda, V. Scientific Statement: Socioecological Determinants of Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes. Diabetes Care 2013 Aug 36(8):2430-2439.