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Chief, Women’s Medicine, Lifespan Physician Group and Director, Women’s Medicine Collaborative

Margaret Miller, MD, FACP, is Chief of Women’s Medicine for Lifespan Physician Group (LPG) and Medical Director of the Women’s Medicine Collaborative. She is an associate professor of medicine at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.

Miller received a medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia and completed her residency in internal medicine at Rhode Island Hospital/Alpert Medical School. She is a fellow of the American College of Physicians, a member of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine, co-chair of the Women’s Health Council of Rhode Island, and is past president of the North American Society of Obstetric Medicine.

She is board certified in internal medicine. Her clinical and research interests include lifestyle medicine, lifestyle factors and pregnancy outcomes, the link between pregnancy complications and long term health, and models of care delivery.

Attending Physician

Sheenagh Bodkin, MD, is board-certified in internal medicine and is a diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine. She leads the Women's Healthy Weight Program at the Lifespan Lifestyle Medicine Center. A clinical assistant professor of medicine at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Dr. Bodkin received a medical degree from the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland. She completed her residency at Boston Medical Center, where she also served as chief resident in ambulatory care.

She is a member of the American Medical Association and the Rhode Island Medical Society. Dr. Bodkin is board-certified in internal medicine and obesity medicine and is a certified Intuitive Eating counselor. Her clinical and research interests include women’s health issues, healthy weight management, and intuitive eating.

Psychiatrist

Ellen Flynn, MD is a psychiatrist in Women’s Behavioral Medicine at the Women’s Medicine Collaborative. A clinical assistant professor of psychiatry and human behavior and a clinical assistant professor of medicine at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Dr. Flynn is co-director of the contemplative studies scholarly concentration and co-director of the mindfulness-wellness program at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.

Dr. Flynn received a medical degree from University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, Massachusetts. She completed a residency in adult psychiatry at University of Massachusetts Medical School. She trained in psychosomatic medicine, completing a fellowship at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, and holds a master of theological studies degree from Harvard Divinity School in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Dr. Flynn was awarded formal certification as a mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) instructor from the Center for Mindfulness, Oasis Institute at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

Dr. Flynn is board certified in psychiatry and psychosomatic medicine. Her clinical interests include perinatal psychiatry, consultation-liaison psychiatry, and mindfulness-based interventions in health care. 

Director of Obstetric Medicine, Women’s Medicine Collaborative

Lucia Larson, MD, FACP ia a diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine and the director of obstetric medicine at the Women’s Medicine Collaborative. She is an associate professor of medicine and division director of obstetric medicine at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. She received a medical degree from New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York, graduating with Alpha Omega Alpha honors, and completed her residency in internal medicine at University of Chicago Hospitals.

Dr. Larson completed a fellowship in obstetric and consultative medicine at Women & Infants Hospital. She is board certified in internal medicine, and is a fellow of the American College of Physicians. Dr. Larson is past president of the North American Society of Obstetric Medicine. In addition, she is a board-certified obesity medicine physician. Her clinical and research interests include medical problems in pregnancy, including thromboembolic disease, preeclampsia, cardiac disorders, and diabetes, as well as obesity and lifestyle modification.

Greg Salgueiro, MS, RD, LDN, CIC
Lifestyle Medicine Center Program Manager and Clinical Dietitian

Greg Salgueiro, MS, RD, LDN, CIC, is the business manager for the Lifespan Lifestyle Medicine Center and Women’s Research and Testing departments at the Women’s Medicine Collaborative

He received his undergraduate degree in nutritional sciences from Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, and a master’s degree in clinical nutrition from New York University.

Salgueiro is a licensed dietitian-nutritionist in Rhode Island.

He is a certified health fitness specialist with the American College of Sports Medicine and an intrinsic coach through Totally Coached.  Salgueiro also serves as an executive board member for the American Academy of Sports Dietitians and Nutritionists.

His clinical interests include alternative and complementary medicine, women’s health, preventive medicine, and sports and performance nutrition.

He works with patients to set measurable health and wellness goals and create long-term lifestyle changes.

Julie Stone, LICSW, CCTP
Psychotherapist

Julie Stone, LICSW, CCTP, is a psychotherapist at the Lifespan Lifestyle Medicine Center. She received her master’s degree in social work from the University of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. Prior to joining the Lifestyle Medicine Center, she was a clinical therapist in The Miriam Hospital’s Behavioral Medicine Program and in private practice. She utilizes cognitive-behavioral therapy as well as other therapeutic techniques and is EMDR Level II trained. Julie is a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP). She has extensive clinical experience providing psychotherapy for adolescents and adults.

She specializes in trauma, chronic health issues, anxiety, depression, stress management, emotional eating, disordered eating, substance abuse, grief and loss, LGBTQ issues, relationship issues, and general mental wellness.

In addition to providing individual therapy, Stone facilitates lifestyle medicine groups to support making lifestyle changes with cognitive interventions and behavioral activation.

Attending Physician and Acupuncturist

Mariah Stump, MD, MPH, FACP, is an attending physician in Women’s Primary Care at the Women's Medicine Collaborative and an acupuncturist at the Lifespan Lifestyle Medicine Center. She is a clinical assistant professor of medicine at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and a fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Dr. Stump is doctoring community site preceptor at The Warren Alpert Medical School and teaches internal medicine residents at The Miriam Hospital's Fain Clinic. She received a medical degree from the University of Vermont College of Medicine in Burlington. She completed her residency at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. Dr. Stump also earned a master’s degree in public health with a concentration in women’s and reproductive health and adolescent health from Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, and currently serves as the co-chair for the Primary Care Physician's Advisory Committee for the RI Department of Health.

Dr. Stump is board certified in internal medicine. She is a member of the American Medical Association, American College of Physicians, and the Rhode Island Medical Society. She completed the International Structural Acupuncture Course for Physicians at Harvard University through Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Department of Medicine.

Dr. Stump is also a certified Vinyasa yoga instructor and movement therapist. She is currently pursuing a fellowship in Integrative Medicine from the University of Arizona College of Medicine at the Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine. Her clinical interests include integrative and lifestyle medicine, fibromyalgia and integrative pain management, mindfulness, acupuncture, yoga, medical education and women's primary care. She is fluent in English and is conversational in Spanish.

Chiropractic

Camilla Moore, DC, ART, SFMA
Chiropractor

Camilla Moore, DC, ART, SFMA, is a chiropractor with the Lifespan Physician Group, Inc.at the Lifespan Lifestyle Medicine Center. Dr. Moore is the creator of PreTrain, a fitness approach that combines evidence-based rehabilitation exercises, progressive movement training, and a high intensity, short-duration fitness routine to help patients improve their strength, stability and flexibility. She is trained in Active Release Technique (ART), Kinesiotape and Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA), all which help to provide a comprehensive approach to musculoskeletal conditions. She is also part of the elite IronMan Provider Network for ART.

Dr. Moore is a graduate of Bates College in Lewiston, Maine. She received a chiropractic degree from New York Chiropractic College in Seneca Falls, New York, graduating Magna Cum Laude, and a member of the Phi Chi Omega Honor Society. Her clinical experience included rotations at the Veteran's Affairs Hospital in Bath, New York; Monroe Community Hospital; and The Lifetime Care Facility which offered care to Hospice patients and their families. She finished her clinical rotations with a selective internship at the Rhode Island Spine Center in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.

Dr. Moore is a certified chiropractor in Rhode Island and Massachusetts and a member of the American Chiropractic Association. In addition to ART, Kinesiotape and SFMA, Dr. Moore is certified in Rehabilitation of the Spine and Extremities.

Health and Wellness Coaching

Cindy Fiske, MS, ACSM EP-C, NBC-HWC
Exercise Physiologist

Cindy Fiske, MS, ACSM EP-C, NBC-HWC, is a certified exercise physiologist, personal trainer, and certified wellness coach at the Lifespan Lifestyle Medicine Center. Fiske received her undergraduate degree in physical education from the University of Tennessee, and a master’s degree in exercise physiology from the University of Rhode Island. Fiske is a national board certified health and wellness coach by the International Consortium of Health and Wellness Coaches (ICHWC).

She is a member of Wellcoaches and the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). Fiske has more than ten years of experience helping to educate and support individuals and groups to achieve their health goals through lifestyle and behavior change. Educated in the fields of nutrition, exercise, wellness, and motivational interviewing, Fiske assists women in finding new ways to inspire healthier habits and realize their personal best.

Fiske works closely with women in the Women’s Healthy Weight Program, offers individual coaching, and is involved in several of our lifestyle medicine group programs.

Christine Allenson, MA, MOT, CHES
Health Promotion Specialist

Christine Allenson, MA, MOT, CHES, is a health promotion specialist at the Lifespan Lifestyle Medicine Center.  She received her undergraduate degree in physical education from the University of Rhode Island, a master’s degree in occupational therapy from Nova Southeastern University, and an Individualized Master of Arts in Health and Wellness from Rhode Island College. Christine is a Certified Health Educator Specialist and member of the National Wellness Institute.

Massage Therapy

Cheryl McGuinness, LMT
Massage Therapist

Cheryl McGuinness, LMT, is a massage therapist at the Lifespan Lifestyle Medicine Center. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, and completed her Massage Therapy training at Seminar Network International in Lake Worth, Fla.

McGuinness has been in practice since 1996; and is part of the Complementary Therapies Program in the Outpatient Oncology Clinic at The Miriam Hospital.

Her training includes specialties in deep tissue and Swedish massage as well as pregnancy and postpartum massage.

She has second degree training in the Usui Method of Reiki and is a trained meditation facilitator in the Amrit Method of Yoga Nidra.  In addition to the above modalities, McGuinness has training in hot stone therapy and aromatherapy.

Nutrition

Jennifer DiBello, MS, RD, LDN, CDOE
Clinical Dietitian

Jennifer DiBello, MS, RD, LDN, CDOE, is a clinical dietitian at the Lifespan Lifestyle Medicine Center. Jennifer is a licensed dietitian-nutritionist, certified diabetes outpatient educator and certified intuitive eating counselor.  She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Rhode Island and a master's degree from Northeastern University.

Her clinical interests include diabetes management, cardiovascular disease, eating disorders, gastrointestinal conditions and women’s health. 

Viviane Fornasaro-Donahue, MS, RD, LDN
Clinical Dietitian

Viviane Fornasaro-Donahue, MS, RD, LDN, is a registered dietitian with the Center for Bariatric Surgery at The Miriam Hospital and the Lifespan Lifestyle Medicine Center. She earned her bachelor of science degree in nutrition and food science in her native Brazil from the Universidade São Camilo in São Paulo; and a master of science in nutrition and food science at the University of Rhode Island. Viviane completed her dietetic internship at various medical facilities in the state of Rhode Island, including The Miriam Hospital and Women and Infants’ Hospital. Her research on the cost of infant formula was published in the Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior (2014). 

She is a licensed dietitian-nutritionist in Rhode Island and Massachusetts. Viviane works with men and women in our Healthy Weight Program at the Lifestyle Medicine Center. She speaks English, Portuguese and Spanish.
 

Katie Lester, MS, RD, LDN, CIC
Clinical Dietitian

Katie Lester, MS, RD, LDN, CIC is a clinical dietitian at the Lifespan Lifestyle Medicine Center. She received her undergraduate degree in nutritional sciences from the University of Connecticut and a master’s degree in nutrition from the University of Saint Joseph.

Her clinical interests include women's health, cancer survivorship, diabetes management, cardiovascular disease, and plant-based nutrition. She serves as a facilitator for several wellness programs offered through the Lifestyle Medicine Center and is a member of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine.

Yoga

Mimi Budnick, 200RYT, CYT
Yoga Instructor

Mimi Budnick, 200RYT, CYT is a certified yoga instructor at the Lifespan Lifestyle Medicine Center.

She received her undergraduate degree from Rhode Island College and is an adult education practitioner. Mimi has been practicing yoga for more than a decade, and received her Vinyasa teacher certification in 2010 at Eyes of the World.

She is certified in therapeutic yoga and has studied restorative yoga.

Mimi has participated in educational workshops about yoga’s benefits for depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder.