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Linda Nici Professor of Medicine (Clinical)

I am the Chief of the Pulmonary and Critical Care Section at the Providence Veterans Administration Medical Center and Clinical Professor of Medicine at Brown University. I completed my Internal Medicine Residency at Columbia University in NYC and a Pulmonary and Critical Care fellowship at Yale University. My clinical and research interests focus on pulmonary rehabilitation. I have served on the Board of Directors of the American Lung Association of RI; the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation and the American Thoracic Society, where I was the inaugural Chair of the Pulmonary Rehabilitation Assembly. I have authored and co-authored numerous papers, chapters, and guidelines on pulmonary rehabilitation and participated in multi-centered trials on various aspects of pulmonary rehabilitation

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awards and honors

1981 Alpha Omega Alpha, Medical Honor Society
2009 Career Achievement Award- Quebec International Symposium on Cardiopulmonary Prevention and Rehabilitation
2009 Teaching Recognition Award- The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
2011 The Dean's Excellence in Teaching Award- The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University