Professor of Emergency Medicine, Clinician Educator


KENNETH A WILLIAMS, MD, FACEP, FAEMS is Professor of Emergency Medicine (clinician educator track) and EMS Division Director at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.  He is also Medical Director for LifePACT Critical Care Transport at Rhode Island Hospital, Medical Director for the RI DOH Center for EMS, and Immediate Past Chair, Medical Director's Council, for the National Association of State EMS Officials.

Dr. Williams is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Medical School and completed his emergency medicine residency at the University of Pittsburgh in 1987, where he was a Chief Resident in 1986-1987 and received a resident research award from the Emergency Medicine Foundation. He was UMASS Life Flight Medical Director for 10 years before coming to Brown in 1997. From 1999 until the project ended, Dr. Williams was Medical Director and Principal Investigator for the Rhode Island Disaster Initiative, the federally funded disaster research project that founded Rhode Island Hospital's Lifeguard EMS Critical Care transport program, now LifePACT. Dr. Williams is past President of RI ACEP and the Air Medical Physician Association.

Residency Training: Emergency Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh
Board Certified: Emergency Medicine, EMS

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