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Kenia Mansilla-Rivera, M.D.

Associate Professor, Family Medicine Residency Program
Academic Office Location:
Family Medicine Center at Asylum Hill
99 Woodland Street
Hartford, CT 06105
Phone: 860-714-4129
B.S.University of Puerto RicoBiology
M.D.University of Puerto Rico School of MedicineMedical Doctor

Post-Graduate Training
ResidencySaint Francis Hospital Family Practice Residency ProgramFamily Medicine
Development ProgramAAFPNational Institute for Program Director Development (NIPDD)

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Leonard Tow Humanism AwardSchool of Medicine
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
FMEC Conference Planning CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalRegional2023
Family Medicine Department Division Directors CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeMemberLocal2016
Clinical Education Sub-Committee Created for the development of the new curriculum in SOM for Stage 2Education CommitteeFacultyUConn HealthUniversity20142016
Curriculum Reform Steering Panel, now Curriculum Development Oversight Committee Appointed by School of Medicine Dean Dr Rose to start new curriculum on schoolEducation CommitteeMemberUConn HealthUniversity20132016
Clinical Collaboration Committee Course Directors of all SOM Curriculum to communicate and integrate basic and clinical yearsEducation Committeecourse directorUConn HealthUniversity20122016
Clinical Skills Assessment Committee Assessment of Clinical Skills on medical students on 3rd and 4th years, curriculum, grading and remediationEducation CommitteeFacultyUConn HealthUniversity20112018
AVD Faculty Development to Enhance Humanistic Teaching Interdepartmental Committee of Faculty that for 2 years met regularly with the goal to enhance humanistic teaching with residents and students. Project funded by Grant from Arthur Vining Davis Foundation in SFHOtherFacultyExternalLocal20102012
Clinical Clerkship Committee Committee of all Clerkship Directors (3rd and 4th years)Education CommitteeClerkship DirectorUConn HealthUniversity20092018
AHEC Middle School Career Awareness ProgramCommunity ServiceFaculty and MentorUConn HealthLocal20082013
Family Medicine Interest GroupOtherFaculty AdvisorUConn HealthLocal20082014
Family Medicine Steering CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeMemberUConn HealthUniversity20082016

Journal Articles

Book Sections

  • Adolescent Depression
    The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2014
  • Adolescent Depression
    The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2015
  • Adolescent Depression
    The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2016
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
    The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2014
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
    The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2016
  • Hypersensittivity Pneumonitis
    The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2015


Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Mothers Matter: Integrating a new Screening Tool for Antenatal Depression in Primary Care, May 2024LectureAnnual STFM Conference2024Los Angeles CA
Concussion Training for Boys and Girls Club Teachers for Summer Camp June 2024LectureBoys & Girls Club Inc2024Hartford CT
HCOP Parental Seminar: Diabetes and Healthy Eating May 2024LectureHCOP2024Hartford CT
Integrating Community Collaborations into Residency Education, FMEC Conference October 2023LectureFMEC Annual Meeting2023Providence RI
Gun Violence Home Visit Program: Community Service Learning and Collaboration, Annual STFM Conference May 2023LectureSTFM Annual Conference2023Tampa FL
Reaping the Fruits: Health System Management and Population Health Curriculum effective in improving residents' knowledge May 2022LectureSTFM Annual Conference2022Indianapolis IN
Social Determinants of Health Screening and Interventions Engaging College and Medical Students May 2022LectureSTFM Annual2022Indiana IN
Promoting Oral Health Collaborative Between Dental and Medical Communities: Oral Health in PregnancyLectureConnecticut Comission on Equity and Opportunnity, UConn, AHEC2017UCHC
You have a message in your inbox! Using email to evaluate and train different skillsLectureSTFM Medical Student Education2016Phoenix AZ
Harnessing the Power of Collaboration: Academic Institutions, AHEC and the CommunityLectureFamily Medicine Education Consortium2015Danvers MA
Building a Clinical Skills Boot Camp in an Interprofessional Team-Based Environment SeminarLectureFamily Medicine EducationConsortium2015Danvers MA
Implementing Interprofessional Education in a Meaningful WayLectureUniversity of Connecticut School of Medicine Education Journal Club2014Farmington CT
Implementing Interprofessional Education in a Meaningful Way: What makes it Successful?LectureFamily medicine Education Consortium2014Arlington VA
UConn UST Interprofessional Training Model for Today’s Health Professionals StudentsOtherHRSA amd AHEC2014Farmington CT
Email communication curriculum to teach medical students about the value of other healthcare professionalsLectureSTFM Medical Student Education2013San Antonio TX
Inter-professional Mentoring Among Undergraduate Health Professionals SchoolsLectureSTFM Medical Student Education2013San Antonio TX
PCMH and Diabetes Care: Self-Management in Diabetes and Group Visits CMELectureAHEC2012Farmington CT