Clinical Experience

Fellows will function as a teaching attending in the a high-volume Level I trauma center and local community hospital working with residents of a renowned four-year academic EM training program. Clinical experience locations include:  

  • Rhode Island Hospital is a not-for-profit, 719-bed, acute care hospital. It is the largest hospital and the only Level I Trauma Center in Rhode Island.  It is also the principal teaching hospital for the Alpert Medical School of Brown University.
  • The Miriam Hospital is an outstanding 247-bed academic community hospital located on Providence’s East Side. The Miriam Hospital has been ranked the  best hospital in Rhode Island and southeastern Massachusetts by US News and World Reports and has received the Magnet Award for Excellence in Nursing Services five times in recognition of its outstanding nursing culture. 

  • The Hasbro Emergency Department is staffed by board-certified pediatric emergency medicine attending’s, all of whom are full faculty members in the Department of Emergency Medicine. It offers a dedicated space for sedation, behavioral health, family waiting, a rapid treatment unit and has a six- bed clinical decision unit (CDU) for patients requiring periods of longer emergency department observation and is adjacent to the emergency department.

  • Newport Hospital is an outstanding 104 bed community hospital that serves the more than 80,000 Newport County residents, seasonal residents, and tourists.  It is located near the water in beautiful downtown Newport, Rhode Island.  The emergency department serves more than 32,000 patients per year.  The department is supported by a full range of dedicated specialists.  

Rhode Island Hospital Simulation Center
The high tech simulation center is designed and operated by Emergency Medicine faculty. The center features one pediatric, one obstetric and three adult state-of-the-art mannequins. Fellows have the opportunity to engage in teaching through the design and implementation of a global emergency medicine related simulation.

For more information about the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University, click here.