Frederick N. Rowland, Ph.D., M.D.
Fred Rowland, Ph.D., M.D. was the Medical Director of Long-Term Care and Clinical Operations, overseeing both the HRC Boston and Dedham campuses. He has since retired. Dr. Rowland served as the Chief, Section of Geriatric Medicine for the Department of Medicine, Director of the Medical Ethics Program, and Director of the Palliative Care Team at Saint Francis Hospital. Dr. Rowland served as Medical Director of Campus Facilities and Programs at Mercy Community Health in West Hartford, Conn., Medical Director of Masonicare Hospice, and held an appointment as Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. Dr. Rowland’s professional community involvement includes: having served as Vice Chairman of the Connecticut Medicaid Drug Utilization Board; having served as President of the Connecticut Medical Directors Association; and currently serving on the Board of Directors of the American Medical Directors Association. Dr. Rowland received his undergraduate degree from Bowdoin College and his Ph.D. and M.D. from the University of Connecticut.