Rhode Island Chapter of the American College of Emergency Medicine

RI ACEP Mission

To serve the membership and specialty of emergency medicine in Rhode Island through:

• Legislative advocacy
• Continuing medical education opportunities
• Leadership development
• Representation with the Rhode Island Medical Society and other organizations
• Representation in state government agencies and initiatives
• Contact with insurers
• Reward and recognition
• Local networking opportunities
• Links to national ACEP

Chapter Executive Director
Ali Walz


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Board of Directors and Committees


Nadine Himelfarb, MD

Vice President

Joseph Lauro, MD


Katy DeBlois, MD

Immediate Past President

Otis Warren, MD


Achyut Kamat, MD, FACEP
Jessica Smith, MD, FACEP

Nadine T. Himelfarb, MD, FACEP

Resident Representatives

Reece Wilson, MD
Annie Dulski, MD

RI Medicaid's Medical Care Advisory Committee Representative

Catherine Cummings, MD

Political Action Committee

Alison Hayward, MD (Chair)
L. Anthony Cirillo, MD, FACEP

Otis Warren, MD
Kenneth Alan Williams, MD, FACEP

Education Committee

Jeffrey Feden, MD (Chair)