Rebecca Hill, DNP, RN, FNP-C, CNE

Rebecca Hill
Assistant Professor, Interim Program Director for Prelicensure
(617) 643-5791
Office Location: 
B39 - 125

Dr. Rebecca Hill is Assistant Professor and Interim Program Director for Prelicensure in the School of Nursing at MGH Institute of Health Professions. She is a certified nurse educator with several years of teaching experience in both accelerated and traditional nursing programs. She has taught a wide variety of courses including fundamentals of nursing, health assessment, adult health, research, and informatics. Her clinical interests are centered on acute and chronic disease management in the adult and geriatric populations. She is a family nurse practitioner in emergency medicine. Dr. Hill is passionate about teaching as well as providing care in the clinical setting and believes each role strengthens the other.

Dr. Hill is an active member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, the American Nurses Association, and Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society and is a manuscript reviewer for the Journal for Nurse Practitioners. She currently sits on the board of directors for the Massachusetts/Rhode Island League for Nursing (MARILN). She has served as faculty representative at the National Student Nurses’ Association annual convention and as President of two chapters of Sigma Theta Tau International.

Research Interests

  • Health promotion
  • Disease prevention


Hill, R. (2013). Improving depression screening in patients with chronic illness. American Nurse Today. 8(10). Retrieved on October 17, 2013 from:

Hill, R., Vorderstrasse, A., Turner, P., Pereira, K., & Thompson, J. (2013). Screening for depression in patients with diabetes: Addressing the challenge. Journal for Nurse Practitioners. 9(4): 208-213.

Hill, R., Elsevier’s Ultimate Review for the NCLEX-RN. Elsevier. [NCLEX Item Writer].

Silvestri, S. Saunders, Hill, R., 2014-2015 Strategies for Test Success. 3rd ed. Elsevier. [NCLEX Item Writer]


BSN, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI
MSN, Family Nurse Practitioner, Duke University, Durham, NC
Post-Master’s Certificate, Nursing Education, Duke University, Durham, NC
DNP, Nursing, Duke University, Durham, NC

Curriculum Vitae