Former ECU Professor Named State Health Director

A former ECU professor at the Brody School of Medicine is the state's new health director.

Dr. Jeffrey Engel succeeds Dr. Leah Devlin, who retired in January. Engel's appointment is effective Monday.

Since 2002, Engel has been the State Epidemiologist. From 1988 to 2002 he was on the ECU faculty and served as Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases, and Medical Director of Hospital Infection Control at Pitt County Memorial Hospital.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus

275 E. Arlington Blvd. Greenville, NC 27858 252-439-7777
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 40225142 -
Gray Television, Inc.