Sybil Cineas, MD

Position: Associate Professor of Medicine, Pediatrics, and Medical Science

Dr. Cineas is the Associate Program Director for the Med/Peds Residency.  She is a graduate of Georgetown University and Harvard Medical School. She completed her Med/Peds residency at the Harvard Combined Program (BWH/Children’s Hospital/MGH).  She joined the faculty in 1999 and has been an advisor and mentor to many classes of Brown Med/Peds residents. She oversees the Med/Peds ambulatory experience for the residents including the curriculum, a focused Enhanced Primary Care Rotation (E-PCR) for second year residents, and Med/Peds focused block rotations. She also enjoys working with and mentoring medical students. Dr. Cineas serves as a Career in Medicine faculty advisor at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University and is currently an Assistant Director for the Longitudinal Integrated Clerkship (LIC) as part of the medical school’s new Primary Care-Population Medicine track.  She is active in the National Med/Peds Program Directors Association – where she has presented her piloted Enhanced Primary Care curriculum. Dr. Cineas is the recipient of multiple teaching awards including the 2011 Department of Medicine Beckwith Family Teaching award. Since 1999, Dr. Cineas has been a regular volunteer at the Rhode Island Free Clinic and serves on the clinic’s Medical Advisory Committee. Dr. Cineas serves on the Office of Diversity and Minority Affairs Advisory Group and is an advisor to the Brown Minority House Staff Association (BMHA).  She also has a strong interest in international health and has participated in clinical experiences in Haiti, the Dominican Republic and Armenia. http://news.brown.edu/features/2011/05/haiti