David Lewis, MD

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Title: Donald G. Millar Professor Emeritus
Company: Brown University
Location: Providence, Rhode Island, United States

David Lewis, MD, Donald G. Millar Professor Emeritus of Brown University, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Doctors for dedication, achievements, and leadership in academia and addiction medicine.

A leading expert in the field of medical education, Dr. Lewis has been recognized as the Donald G. Millar professor emeritus of alcohol and addiction studies by Brown University since 1987. Prior to his retirement, he held a number of positions with the school, including professor of medicine and community health from 1982 to 1987, director of the center for alcohol and addiction studies from 1982 to 2000, chair of community health from 1981 to 1986, and director of alcoholism and drug abuse from 1976 to 1982. From 1976 to 1982, he also served as director of alcohol and substance abuse with Roger Williams General Hospital, and from 1972 to 1977, he was the medical director of the Washingtonian Center for Addictions. Earlier in his career, he was the director of the emergency unit and the medical outpatient department at Beth Israel Hospital from 1969 to 1971.

Dr. Lewis first pursued an education with Brown University, where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, in 1957. He continued his studies with Harvard University, earning a Doctor of Medicine in 1961. He then joined Beth Israel Hospital, serving an internship from 1961 to 1962, a junior residency from 1962 to 1963, and a chief medical residency from 1966 to 1967. From 1963 to 1964, he was a senior resident at University Hospitals of Cleveland, and from 1964 to 1966, he was a senior resident at Parkland Memorial Hospital and a fellow at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Hospital. He was later recognized as a Sloan Foundation Fellow of Harvard Medical School from 1971 to 1972.

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