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Dr. Kenneth Chen
Dr. Kenneth Chen
Director of the division of obstetric and consultative medicine, Women & Infants Hospital, Rhode Island, US
“I’m passionate about supporting the long-term health of people with endocrine disorders, diabetes, and obesity and forming meaningful connections with my patients.”
Areas of expertise
  • Pregnancy care
  • Obesity in pregnancy
  • Diabetes in pregnancy
  • Endocrine disorders
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome
“I care deeply about the long-term health of mothers. Seeing the joy on a mother’s face when she gives birth to a happy and healthy baby following a complicated pregnancy is the best part of my job.”
— Dr. Kenneth Chen
  • Brown University – Associate professor of medicine and obstetrics and gynecology
  • Women & Infants Hospital – Director of the division of obstetric and consultative medicine, since 2012
  • Women & Infants Hospital – Codirector of the integrated program for high-risk pregnancy, since 2012
  • Women & Infants Hospital – Director of the obesity in pregnancy service, since 2012
  • Care New England Health – Director of endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism, since 2020
  • Rhode Island Chapter of American College of Physicians – Cochair of health and public policy committee, since 2021
  • Women & Infants Hospital, Brown University – Fellowship in obstetric and consultative medicine, 2008–2009
  • The Prince of Wales Hospital, University of New South Wales – Fellowship in endocrinology, 2005–2007
  • Westmead Hospital, University of Sydney – Residency in internal medicine, 1999–2004
  • University of Sydney – MBBS degree, 1993–1998
Awards and achievements
  • Department of Medicine’s Beckwith Family Award for Outstanding Teaching at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 2017
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