Ghada Bourjeily, MD, FCCP

Director of Research and Training, Women’s Medicine Collaborative

Ghada Bourjeily, MD, is an attending physician in pulmonary services and obstetric medicine and director of research and training at the Women’s Medicine Collaborative. She is associate chief of research and academic advancement for women’s services at Lifespan. A professor of medicine at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Dr. Bourjeily trained in pulmonary, critical care and sleep divisions at Case Western Reserve University and Yale University.

Dr. Bourjeily is a fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians, past chair of the Women’s Health Network steering committee of the American College of Chest Physicians, past president for the North American Society of Obstetric Medicine and serves on various national and international professional societies' committees.

Dr. Bourjeily's expertise is in lung disease and sleep disordered breathing in pregnancy. Her research interests focus on understanding sleep disordered breathing in pregnant women.


Dr. Bourjeily’s research focuses on understanding the manifestations of sleep disordered breathing in pregnant women, and the impact of these conditions on pregnancy and neonatal outcomes, including cardiovascular and metabolic outcomes during pregnancy. Her research is funded by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, and the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health.

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Women's Medicine Collaborative
146 West River Street
Providence, RI 02904


  • Medical School:  Universite Libanaise, Faculte des Sciences Medicales, Lebanon
  • Residency:  Staten Island University Hospital
  • Fellowship:  Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • Fellowship:  Yale University School of Medicine