About

Medical Providers

Heidi Peterson, MD

Heidi Peterson, MD

Specialties: Family Medicine
Undergraduate School: Cornell University in Ithaca, New York
Graduate School: MD from Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University in Providence, RI
Residency: Brown University Family Medicine Program in Pawtucket, RI
Teaching affiliations: Brown University, Clinical Assistant Professor, teaching Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students
Languages: English, Spanish, French

Danielle Tanque, FNP

Danielle Tanque, FNP

Specialties: Family Medicine
Undergraduate School: Bristol Community College, A.D Nursing, Curry College, B.S. Nursing
Graduate School: Simmons University, M.S. Nursing – F.N.P.
Languages: English

Amanda Kelvey, DO

Amanda Kelvey, DO

Specialties: Family Medicine
Undergraduate School: Salve Regina University (BS)
Graduate School: Brown University School of Public Health (MPH), NYIT College of
Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
Residency: Brown University Kent Hospital Family Medicine Residency
Languages: English

Andrea “Hutch” Warden, Psychiatric FNP

Andrea “Hutch” Warden, Psychiatric FNP

Specialties: Primary – Psychiatry/Mental Health Secondary – Addiction
Undergraduate School: Villanova University – BSN
Graduate School: MGH Institute of Health Professions – MSN
Languages: English

John Kampersal, LICSW

John Kampersal, LICSW

Specialties: Clinical Social Work
Undergraduate School: Boston State College – B.S., Psychology
Graduate School: Boston College Graduate School of Social Work – MSW
Languages: English

Cynthia Drogo, LICSW

Cynthia Drogo, LICSW

Specialties: Clinical Social Work
Undergraduate School: UMass Boston – B.S. in Management (concentration: Human Resources), minor in Computer Science
Graduate School: Boston University – MSW
Languages: English

Leila Barbosa, FNP

Leila Barbosa, FNP

Specialties: Family Medicine
Undergraduate School: Regis College, BSN
Graduate School: Regis College, MSN-FNP
Languages: English, Cape Verdean Creole, Portuguese, Spanish

Andrea Pickup-Simonin, FNP

Andrea Pickup-Simonin, FNP

Specialties: Family Medicine
Undergraduate School: Marist College, B.S. Psychology; Lawrence Memorial/ Regis College Nursing Program, ASN/RN
Graduate School: Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences University, MSN/FNP-c
Languages: English

Malcolm Riggs, MD

Malcolm Riggs, MD

Specialties: Family Medicine
Undergraduate School: University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, B.A.
Graduate School: Medical University of South Carolina, M.D.
Residency: Highland Hospital in Rochester, NY
Teaching affiliations: Rochester Institute of Technology PA Program, Adjunct Professor
Languages: English

Kimberly Zeller, MD

Kimberly Zeller, MD

Specialties: Family Medicine
Undergraduate School: Southern Methodist University, B.A. English Literature
Graduate School: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, M.D.
Residency: Natividad Medical Center in Salinas, CA
Teaching affiliations: Brown University, Clinical Assistant Professor
Languages: English, Spanish

Kevin Harkins, PA

Kevin Harkins, PA

Specialties: Family/Emergency Medicine
Undergraduate School: University of Vermont, B.S. Botany
Graduate School: Northeastern University, P.A.C., M.P.H.
Languages: English

Karla Fuentes, MD

Karla Fuentes, MD

Specialties: Pediatrics
Undergraduate School:
Graduate School: University of Nicaragua Leon, M.D./University of Nebraska, M.S.
Residency: University of Nebraska
Teaching affiliations if any:
Languages: English, Spanish

James “Jim” Hodson, FNP

James “Jim” Hodson, FNP

Specialties: Family Medicine
Undergraduate School: Southern Adventist University, B.S. Nursing
Graduate School: University of Massachusetts Lowell, M.S. Nursing-FNP
Teaching affiliations if any: Brown University Alpert Medical School/MCPSH/The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Clinical Instructor
Languages: English, Portuguese, Spanish

Mary Kavanaugh, RN, CDE, MTTS

Mary Kavanaugh, RN, CDE, MTTS

Specialties: Chronic Illnesses
Undergraduate School: University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, B.S. Nursing/Providence College, B.S. Psychology
Languages: English

Michelle Harvey, MSW, LICSW

Michelle Harvey, MSW, LICSW

Specialties: Social Work
Undergraduate School: University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, B.A. Sociology
Graduate School: Boston University School of Social Work, M.S.W.-LICSW
Languages: English

Gloria Mercado, MD

Gloria Mercado, MD

Specialties: General Practice
Undergraduate School: University of the East Memorial Medical Center
Graduate School: University of the East Memorial Medical Center
Residency: Mary Johnston Hospital of the Philippines
Languages: English

Daniel Simoneau, FNP-BC – Clinical Director

Daniel Simoneau, FNP-BC – Clinical Director

Specialties: Internal Medicine
Undergraduate School: University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, B.S. Nursing
Graduate School: University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, M.S. Nursing-ANP
Teaching affiliations if any: University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Brown University School of Medicine, Simmons College, MCPHS
Languages: English

Katie Tavares, FNP

Katie Tavares, FNP

Specialties: Family Medicine
Undergraduate School: Assumption College, B.S. Biology & Psychology/ Regis College, B.S. Nursing
Graduate School: Regis College, M.S. Nursing-NP
Teaching affiliations if any: Brown University in the Department of Family Medicine, Teaching Associate
Languages: English