Katharine A. French, MD

Director, Women's Cardiac Center


Katharine French, MD, a cardiologist at the Lifespan Cardiovascular Institute, is director of the Women’s Cardiac Center. Her areas of interest include cardiovascular disease in women, cardiac diseases of pregnancy, and echocardiography. She is also an assistant professor of medicine in the department of medicine at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.

Dr. French earned her medical degree from New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York. She completed her residency and cardiovascular fellowship training at Rhode Island and The Miriam hospitals and the Providence VA Medical Center, and The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, where she served both as chief resident and chief fellow. During her fellowship, she completed advanced training in echocardiography.



Cardiovascular Institute, East Providence, RI, 950 Warren Ave.
950 Warren Avenue, Suite 201
East Providence, RI 02914

Secondary Phone: 401-606-1004


  • Medical School:  New York Medical College
  • Residency:  Rhode Island Hospital
  • Fellowship:  The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University