is Professor of Pediatrics at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Associate Chief of Pediatrics at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island. He has been on the attending staff in Neonatology at Women & Infants since completion of his fellowship at the old Providence Lying-In Hospital in 1974. He is board certified in Pediatrics and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. His clinical activities include supervision of patient care in the Normal Newborn Nursery and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Women & Infants Hospital and the consultation of newborn patients at Hasbro Children’s Hospital. In addition to his clinical work in both hospitals, he has served on various administrative and quality improvement committees at Women & Infants and Hasbro Children’s Hospitals.