Residency Leadership


"Welcome to UMass"

These are the words that will greet you when you enter the door at the residency program at the University of Massachusetts Residency Program in Emergency Medicine. Nancy, Allison, and Jeffrey will welcome you to UMass and guide you through interview day and keep you moving forward during your residency training!

Program Director
Steven Bird, MD

Associate Program Director
Richard Church, MD

Assistant Program Director
Viral Patel, MD


Residency Coordinator
Nancy Boisvert - 508-421-1439

Residency Administrative Assistant
Allison White - 508-421-1446

Medical Student Clerkship Coordinator
Jeffrey Abbott - 508-421-5522