Dr. Francis Sullivan is a prominent ER doc in Rhode Island Hospital, as well as the guy who greets and indoctrinates the new interns at the Brown University Alpert Medical School’s emergency medicine program. Dr. Sullivan sets up ambulance ride-alongs for the new interns every July. It’s a great program; we get to know the new interns, and they get to see the real Providence.
Being a fossil, I have seen a few classes of interns come and go. I like to watch their progression from recent med school graduate to second year intern, then third, then attending physician. Some stick around Rhode Island’s ERs and make their lives here, while others move on and make their lives somewhere else…read more here-