Rebecca E. MacDonell-Yilmaz, MD

Rebecca E. MacDonell-Yilmaz, MD


Dr. Rebecca MacDonell-Yilmaz is the Lifespan site supervisor for the Palliative Care Consultation Service and medical director of Pediatric Supportive Service, the pediatric hospice team of HopeHealth. She is a board-certified pediatrician and specialist in hospice and palliative medicine, and has completed fellowship training in pediatric hematology and oncology.

Dr. MacDonell-Yilmaz earned her medical degree at Stony Brook University. She completed her residency and fellowships at Rhode Island Hospital and its Hasbro Children's Hospital, and earned her master of public health degree through the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice.



Palliative Care, Hasbro Children's Hospital
Hasbro Children's Hospital (directions)
593 Eddy Street
Providence, RI 02903

1085 North Main St
Providence, RI 02904


  • Medical School:  SUNY at Stony Brook
  • Fellowship:  Rhode Island Hospital
  • Residency:  Hasbro Children's Hospital