Jennifer Ruel

Jennifer  Ruel

Associate Professor

Jennifer Ruel
Contact Info:
Campus: McNichols Campus
Building: CHP
Room: 231
Phone: 313-993-1612
Jennifer Ruel
Advanced Health Assessment
Advanced APRN Procedures
Acute & Episodic Management of Illness
Health Promotion Across the Lifespan
Emergency Nursing


  • Post Master's Certificate, Family Nurse Practitioner, University of Detroit Mercy
  • MSN, University of Phoenix
  • DNP & BSN, Oakland University


Jennifer Ruel joined University of Detroit Mercy in 2008. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice from Oakland University (Rochester, Mich.), a Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Phoenix and a Post Master's Certificate - Family Nurse Practitioner from University of Detroit Mercy. She holds ANCC board certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner.

Dr. Ruel's clinical experience includes emergency, labor and delivery, and critical care nursing. As a family nurse practitioner, she has practiced mainly in the emergency department along with primary care. Dr. Ruel's practice and research interests include APRN role, emergency, advanced procedures and assessment, informatics, women's health, alternative modalities to health and anti-aging management.