Dr. Andrew Artenstein will join Baystate Medical Center as Chair of the Department of Medicine on September 4, 2012.
Dr. Artenstein is currently the Chair of Medicine at Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island. He is also Director of the Center for Biodefense and Emerging Pathogens there. He is Professor of Medicine and Professor of Health Services Policy and Practice at the Warren Albert Medical School of Brown University.
Dr. Artenstein received his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine, and completed his residency and a fellowship in Infectious Diseases at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, DC.