Dr. Rachel M. Adams, MD

Dr. Rachel M. Adams, MD

Dr. Rachel M. Adams, MD

Languages: English
Fax: (877) 303-1460

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Specialties
  • Hospice and Palliative Care
About the Provider

Dr. Adams serves as Division Chief for Palliative Care within the Department of Medicine at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (MGUH). Prior to joining Medstar Georgetown, Dr. Adams was associate director for inpatient consult services in the Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Care at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, NY, where she also completed her Palliative Medicine fellowship. Dr. Adams is a graduate of the Boston University Medical Center Internal Medicine Residency Program in Boston, MA and received her medical degree from SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Adams is deeply committed to interdisciplinary team work, which is core to the structure of high-quality palliative care and is very proud to lead a team at Georgetown with representation from nursing, social work, medicine, and pharmacy. Dr. Adams holds a BA from Swarthmore College in English Literature.

Education
  • Fellowship Program: Mount Sinai School of Medicine (2013)
  • Residency Program: Boston Medical Center (2012)
  • Internship Program: Boston Medical Center (2012)
  • Medical School: SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine (2008)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
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Practice Locations
  • 3800 Reservoir Road Northwest
    Pasquerilla Healthcare Center 6th Fl
    Washington, DC 20007
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    Phone: 202-444-8168
    Fax: 877-444-1460

Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital