Linda C. Wendell, MD

Linda Wendell, MD is a neurologist in the division of neurocritical care at Rhode Island Hospital and an assistant professor of neurology and neurosurgery at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University where she co-directs the psychiatry and clinical neurosciences clerkship. She is board certified in neurology and neurocritical care.

Her research interests include extubation outcomes in the setting of primary brain injury, prevention of ventilator and ICU-related infection, and acute stroke research.

Wendell graduated with honors from Rhodes College in Memphis and from the University of Tennessee School of Medicine, and completed her residency in neurology at Rhode Island Hospital/Alpert Medical School of Brown University, where she also served as chief resident in 2008, and a fellowship in neurocritical care at the University of Pennsylvania.

She is a member of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, The Society of Critical Care Medicine, The Neurocritical Care Society and the American Academy of Neurology.



Neurology Foundation, Inc.
Ambulatory Patient Center (APC Building) (directions)
110 Lockwood St., 5th Floor
Providence, RI 02903


  • Medical School:  University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center
  • Residency:  Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship:  University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine