Medical Education at Care New England

star hampton resized photo (1)Care New England is committed to educating the next generation of healthcare providers, by providing an inclusive and welcoming clinical learning environment for diverse learners. We offer world-class clinical education to premier Undergraduate and Graduate Medical Education programs at our hospitals and outpatient clinical training sites.

Our academic affiliation with Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University (WAMS) means that WAMS students learn at Care New England from our talented care providers who have WAMS faculty appointments. Care New England has had a long-standing affiliation with the University of New England College of Medicine (UNECOM) and is proud to host UNECOM students at Kent Hospital, where they learn the breadth of clinical medicine. In addition, Care New England welcomes visiting students from across the nation, who are eager to benefit from the outstanding clinical educators affiliated with Care New England. Care New England is also home to some of the nation’s top residency and fellowship programs, where physicians obtain specialty and subspecialty training from leaders in their fields.

Being part of the academic mission of healthcare means that Care New England is not only committed to outstanding healthcare now, but to ensuring that for generations to come. We are excited for you to learn more about our exceptional programs.


Star Hampton, MD
Care New England Chief Education Officer

Christine M Kennedy, MBA
Program Administrator

Our Residency & Fellowship Opportunities

Breast Disease Fellowship

The Breast Health Center offers a one-year fellowship in breast disease accredited by the Society of Surgical Oncologists (SSO).

Emergency Medicine Residency

Kent Hospital's Emergency Medicine Residency is a dually accredited ACGME and AOA program.

Family Medicine Residency

Kent Hospital's Family Medicine Residency is an accredited ACGME program with Osteopathic Recognition.

Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship

The fellowship program in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery is a 36-month program for graduates of Obstetrics and Gynecology residencies, and a 24-month program for graduates of Urology residencies.

Gastroenterology Fellowship

Kent Hospital's Family Medicine Residency is an accredited ACGME program with Osteopathic Recognition.

General Psychiatry Residency Program

Butler Hospital is the flagship teaching hospital in adult psychiatry at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. 

Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship

The program provides the fellows with broad exposure to gynecologic malignancies.

Internal Medicine Residency

Kent Hospital's Internal Medicine Residency is a dually accredited ACGME and AOA program.

Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency

Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island is one of the nation’s leading specialty hospitals for women and newborns.

Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship

Women & Infants Hospital is a tertiary care center serving Southeast New England. There are 9,000+ deliveries per year. 

Neonatal-Perinatal Fellowship

The neonatal fellowship includes intensive involvement in all clinical programs, including our Neonatal Follow-up Clinic. 

Pediatric Pathology Fellowship

This fellowship is a one to two-year, ACGME-accredited training program specializing in pathologic diagnosis of genetic and metabolic disease, infections, neoplasia and malformations, and pediatric forensic pathology and neuropathology.


The Kent Hospital Podiatric Medicine and Surgical Residency, RRA Program is designed to accommodate the individual learning needs of the physician who has completed a program of study at a Council of Podiatric Medical Education (CPME) approved college of medicine.

Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Fellowship

The three-year program in reproductive endocrinology and infertility (REI) provides broad clinical training in reproductive medicine, offers research exposure in reproductive biology both through Women & Infants Hospital.