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Family Nurse Practitioner, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism

Specialty Areas

Type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, pre-diabetes, diabetes technologies, clinical research, food and nutrition, and exercise and fitness.


BSN: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2012; Registered Nurse: UNC Hospitals, 2012-2014; Clinical Research Nurse: UNC School of Medicine, 2014-2018, MSN: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2018; Family Nurse Practitioner: Novant Health Durham Internal Medicine 2019-2020; Research Instructor: UNC School of Medicine, 2020 – present.

Research and Clinical Interests

Diabetes and obesity clinical research.

Biography / Personal Statement

Jamie grew up in Asheville, NC, and has been in the Triangle since 2007. She has had type 1 diabetes since childhood which has fueled her interest in caring for her patients. Jamie understands the complexities of diabetes management as well as the day-to-day nuisances.  She takes an individualized approach with each patient and strives to work together to come up with a plan of care.

Selected Bibliography

Peters, A.L., Buscher E.O., Buse, J.B., Cohan, P., Diner, J.C., Hirsch, I.B. (2015) “Euglycemic Diabetic Ketoacidosis: A Potential Complication of Treatment With Sodium-Glucose Cotransporter 2 Inhibition” Diabetes Care. doi: 10.2337/dc15-0843.

El-Khatib, F.H., Balliro, C., Hillard, M.A., Magyar, K.L., Ekhlaspour, L., Sinha, M., Mondesir, D., Esmaeili, A., Hartigan, C., Thompson, M.J., Samir, M., Lock, J.P., Harlan, D.M., Clinton, P., Frank, E., Wilson, D.M., DeSalvo, D., Norlander, L., Ly, T., Buckingham, B., Diner, J., Dezube, M., Young, L.A., Goley, A., Kirkman, M.S., Buse, J.B., Zheng, H., Selagamsetty, R.R., Damiano, E.R., Russell, S.J. (2016). “Home use of a bihormonal bionic pancreas versus insulin pump therapy in adults with type 1 diabetes: a multicentre randomised crossover trial” The Lancet. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(16)32567-3.