Christine M. Duffy, MD

Director, Adult Cancer Survivorship Program, Lifespan Cancer Institute; Medical Director, The Miriam Hospital Primary Care Clinic

Christine M. Duffy, MD, MPH, is the director of the Adult Cancer Survivorship Program at the Lifespan Cancer Institute and the medical director of The Miriam Hospital Primary Care Clinic. She practices at Rhode Island and The Miriam hospitals, and at Brown Medicine. Dr. Duffy is also an associate professor of medicine at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and holds a master’s degree in public health from Brown University.

Dr. Duffy’s clinical and research interests include the reproductive health of young women with breast cancer and the primary care of cancer survivors. Her work on these subjects has been published in peer-reviewed journals, book chapters, and abstracts. She received the Beckworth Family Award for Outstanding Teaching in 2017 and the Dean’s Teaching Award in 2003 and in 2016. Dr. Duffy is a member of the Society for General Internal Medicine and the American College of Physicians.



Brown Physicians, Internal Medicine of East Providence
Brown Physicians Patient Center (directions)
375 Wampanoag Trail, Suite 301
East Providence, RI 02915


  • Medical School:  Cornell University Medical College
  • Residency:  Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI
  • Fellowship:  Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI