Rebekah Gardner MD is Associate Professor of Medicine at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Senior Medical Scientist at Healthcentric Advisors, and a practicing internist at Rhode Island Hospital, where she teaches medical students and residents. These roles enable her to combine clinical experience with the implementation and evaluation of healthcare quality improvement interventions and policy. As Director of Scholarship for the Division of General Internal Medicine, she fosters academic engagement and productivity among faculty in the Division.
A native of Richmond, Virginia, she attended the University of Virginia where she studied 19th-century American history. She completed medical school at New York University and residency at the University of California, San Francisco. She completed a two-year fellowship in clinical research at UCSF before moving back east to join the faculty at Brown.