Program Leadership

Dr. Cronin is the Program Director of the Kent Hospital/ Brown University Internal Medicine Residency Program. He completed his medical education at Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine followed by residency at the Brown University Internal Medicine Residency Program at Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island. He is an Assistant Clinical Professor at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is certified in AOBM, ABIM and ACOI. 


 

Dr. Merolli is the Director of Medical Education at Kent Hospital and the Designated Institutional Official (DIO). She is an Associate Program Director of the Kent Hospital/ Brown University Internal Medicine Residency Program. After finishing medical school at Drexel University College of Medicine she completed the Brown University Internal Medicine Residency Program at Rhode Island Hospital. In 2016 and 2017 she was awarded attending of the year by the Internal Medicine and Emergency Medicine Residency Programs at Kent Hospital. She is ABIM certified.


Dr. Sullivan completed his medical education at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine - Bradenton. He is board-certified in Internal Medicine and completed his residency at Kent Hospital, where he was chief resident. He is a core faculty member of the Kent Hospital/ Brown University Internal Medicine Residency Program. He is a Clinical Instructor at The  Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. He is also an Assistant Clinical Professor at  University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine. 


 

Dr. Abraham is a core faculty member of the Kent Hospital/Brown University Internal Medicine Residency Program and academic hospitalist at Kent Hospital. She completed her medical education at the Amala Institute of Medical Sciences, affiliated wwith the University of Calicut, India. Dr. Abraham is a graduate of the internal medicine residency program at Saint Vincent Hospital, MA where she was a recipient of the Excellence in Ambulatory Care Award In Recognition of Outstanding Patient Care. 


Dr. Palmer is a core faculty member of the Kent Hospital/Brown University Internal Medicine Residency Program and an academic hospitalist at Kent Hospital. He completed his medical education at the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine and his internal medicine residency at Kent Hospital. Dr. Palmer is board certified in AOBIM; he is a Clinical Instructor in Medicine at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and a RI State Surgeon, Major, with the RI Army National Guard.