Chair of Emergency Medicine, Vice Chair of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Professor of Emergency Medicine, Professor of Pediatrics


Linda L. Brown, MD, MSCE is Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics.  She is the Interim Chair & Physician-in-Chief for the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Alpert Medical School, Brown University and Rhode Island, Hasbro Children's, The Miriam & Newport Hospitals. She is the Interim President of Brown Emergency Medicine.  She is the Vice Chair of Pediatric EM for Brown EM.  Dr. Brown is the Director of the Brown EM Division of Medical Simulation. 

Dr. Brown is a practicing Pediatric EM attending physician.  She received her MD from Pennsylvania State College of Medicine.  She received her Master of Science in Clinical Epidemiology (MSCE) from the University of Pennsylvania.  She completed her Pediatric Residency as a Chief Resident here at the Hasbro Children's Hospital/ Brown University program. Dr. Brown completed her Pediatric EM fellowship at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.  

Dr. Brown is active on various local, regional & national committees.  She is a national leader in pediatric EM and medical simulation.  Her professional interests include medical simulation & education; pediatric EM quality improvement; difficult airway; resuscitation; and research.

Dr. Brown has been recognized for her hard work and leadership both regionally and nationally. She received several departmental awards including: the Brian J. Zink, MD Outstanding Leadership in EM; the Brown EM Foundation Award; the Libby Nestor, MD Outstanding Mentor, the Jacek Franaszek Exemplary Educator; and Outstanding Contribution in Education, just to name a few.  Nationally, Dr. Brown was recognized with various awards including the Dr. Marianne Gausche-Hill Award for Teaching Mentorship and the SAEM Simulation Academy Distinguished Educator Award.  Dr. Brown is a well-respected, researcher on a national level having contributed to over 45 publications.



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