Jacqui Barnett

Associate Professor in Family Medicine and Community Health
  • Duke University School of Medicine
Duke AHEAD role:
  • Steering Committee Member

Dr. Jacqueline Barnett serves as the Program Director for the Duke PA Program.  In this role she is responsible for the overall organization, administration, fiscal management, and continuous review and analysis of the program.  Prior to joining the faculty at Duke, she served as faculty at the George Washington University School of Medicine PA Program, where she received the endowed Morton A. Bender Teaching Award. Her clinical practice experiences includes pediatrics, urgent care, family medicine, and infectious disease.

Her scholarly and research interests include improving learning experiences for students with disabilities, curriculum enhancement through the integration of technology and blended learning formats, health care equity, organizational leadership and culture, and interprofessional education and team care.   She is a previous National Health Service Corps Scholar with a strong commitment to the medically underserved and efforts to improve healthcare access and outcomes in underserved populations.


August 24, 2018 - 9:50 am

AHEAD Steering Committee member and PA Program director, Dr. Jacqui Barnett recently made a trip to Capitol Hill as part of a panel to update congressional staff on the National Health Service Corps' (NHSC) impact on PA students.

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Education and Training

  • D.H.Sc., A.T. Still University (2013)
  • M.H.S., George Washington University (2002)
  • P.A.- C., George Washington University (1994)