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  • Meet the Team

  • Our skilled and experienced team provides services for every phase of illness and recovery, from evaluation, diagnosis and treatment to survivorship care. Our pediatric surgeons are well versed in the surgical management of pediatric tumors, as well as the placement of the latest catheters and lines. Our pathologists are expert at diagnosing tumors, as well as disorders in blood and coagulation. Our pediatric radiologists are leaders in the latest imaging and interventional techniques, including CT scan, MRI scan, ultrasound, PET and nuclear medicine.

    We coordinate care with a wide variety of pediatric sub-specialists, including colleagues in orthopedics, endocrinology, cardiology, immunology, neurology, urology, nephrology, radiation oncology, ophthalmology and many more. We also have the support of other disciplines, including nutrition, physical therapy, audiology and dental experts.

    Doctors

    Geoffrey A. Allen, MD

    • Director, Rhode Island Hemostasis and Thrombosis Center, Rhode Island Hospital/Hasbro Children's Hospital

    Rachel A. Altura, MD

    • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

    Anjulika Chawla, MD

    • Interim Director, Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
    • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

    Bradley DeNardo, MD

    • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

    Thomas Renaud, MD

    • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

    Jennifer Greene Welch, MD

    • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

    Associated Team Members

    Radiology/Radiation Oncology

    Pediatric Surgeons

    Neurosurgery

    Orthopedics

    Pediatric Sedation

    Pathology, Transfusion Service and Coagulation

    Psychology and Psychiatry

    Physician Assistant

    • Eileen Hansbury, PA

    Nurse Practitioners

    • Patricia Carlson, CPNP
    • Patricia Flynn, CPNP
    • June Mack Bjerregaard, CFNP
    • Caitlin Montcrieff, CPNP

    Nurses

    Nurses in the division of hematology/oncology are specially trained and educated in the care of children with cancer and blood disorders and aim to incorporate family consistently in decision-making.

    • Dianne Hager Carlucci, RN (Research Nurse Supervisor)

    Social Workers

    • Rachel Bloch Rogovin, MSW, LICSW
    • Stephanie Freeman, LICSW, EdM
    • Sarah Moran, LICSW