Celeste C. Corcoran, MD, is a board-certified pediatrician at Hasbro Children’s Hospital. She is an assistant professor at The Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University and a clinical educator. She has served as pediatrician for both South County Hospital and Coastal Medical of Rhode Island for over 30 years. She was also the president of Narragansett Bay Pediatrics, a division of Coastal Medical. She has received the Physician of the Year award twice, for Coastal Medical and South County Hospital in 2013 and 2016. Dr. Corcoran serves as Hasbro Children's Hospital Community Outreach Program Director.
In addition to starting the HEALTH Clinic, Dr. Corcoran continues to advocate for healthy nutrition and activity for all children in Rhode Island. She serves as Chair of the 5210 subcommittee for the Washington County Health Equity Zone and steering committee for Rhode Island Food Fitness and Fun.
Her research interests focus on the development of programs to improve the rate of childhood obesity in Rhode Island. She has collaboration with Hasbro Children’s Hospital, Brown University and University of Rhode Island in this research.