Author: Rebecca E MacDonell-Yilmaz, MD, MPH

Rebecca E MacDonell-Yilmaz, MD, MPH (1 Posts)

Fellow Physician Contributing Writer

Rhode Island Hospital/Brown University


Rebecca MacDonell-Yilmaz received her BA and MPH from Dartmouth College and her MD from Stony Brook University School of Medicine. She is a pediatrician currently undergoing fellowship training in hospice and palliative medicine, to be followed by a fellowship in pediatric hematology/oncology. Her poetry and essays has been published in Pediatrics, JAMA, Journal of Clinical Oncology, Annals of Internal Medicine, and The Huffington Post. She blogs about her experiences at The Growth Curve: ruminations of a pediatrician in training (www.thegrowthc.com). She lives in Rhode Island with her husband and two sons.




Rebecca E MacDonell-Yilmaz, MD, MPH (1 Posts)

Fellow Physician Contributing Writer

Rhode Island Hospital/Brown University


Rebecca MacDonell-Yilmaz received her BA and MPH from Dartmouth College and her MD from Stony Brook University School of Medicine. She is a pediatrician currently undergoing fellowship training in hospice and palliative medicine, to be followed by a fellowship in pediatric hematology/oncology. Her poetry and essays has been published in Pediatrics, JAMA, Journal of Clinical Oncology, Annals of Internal Medicine, and The Huffington Post. She blogs about her experiences at The Growth Curve: ruminations of a pediatrician in training (www.thegrowthc.com). She lives in Rhode Island with her husband and two sons.