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Kingston, Rhode Island

South Kingstown was formed in 1722 and is located in Washington County, Rhode Island. South Kingstown includes the village of Kingston, a census-designated place. Called Little Rest until 1826, Kingston was the county seat for Washington County from 1752 until 1894. Major businesses in Kingston include American Power Conversion and the Arnold Lumber Company.

Kingston is largely known as the home of the main campus of the University of Rhode Island (URI). Established initially as the Rhode Island Agricultural School and Agricultural Experiment Station in 1888, the school's name changed several more times before it received its present day name in 1951. URI serves 14,546 undergraduates and 4,549 graduate students and offers more than 100 majors within seven different colleges. The most popular degrees at the university are communications studies, psychology, nursing and human development & family studies. URI also has an internationally recognized International Engineering Program as well as a prestigious six-year Pharmacy program and a Landscape Architecture program.

Asbestos containing materials were used at several jobsites in Kingston including the University of Rhode Island. Consequently, workers and their loved ones are at risk for developing an asbestos cancer. Mesothelioma attorneys may be able to give guidance if you were exposed to asbestos in Kingston and then diagnosed with mesothelioma.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Kingston

The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance has compiled information obtained from a number of sources to identify the following jobsites in Kingston where asbestos exposure was known to have occurred. These sites are listed below.

  • Kingston Nuclear Plant
  • South County Hospital
  • Stop & Shop
  • University of Rhode Island - Building F
  • University of Rhode Island - Butterworth Hall
  • University of Rhode Island - Doris Building
  • University of Rhode Island - Dorms
  • University of Rhode Island - Edward's Hall
  • University of Rhode Island - Engineering & Research
  • University of Rhode Island - Faculty Building
  • University of Rhode Island - Fine Arts Building
  • University of Rhode Island - Fire Station
  • University of Rhode Island - Gymnasium
  • University of Rhode Island - Health Science Building
  • University of Rhode Island - Housing Complex
  • University of Rhode Island - John Fogents Building
  • University of Rhode Island - Lippit Hall
  • University of Rhode Island - Pastore Building
  • University of Rhode Island - Powerhouse
  • University of Rhode Island - Ranger Hall
  • University of Rhode Island - Student Union
  • University of Rhode Island - Swimming Pool

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Kingston, Rhode Island

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located within a 100 mile radius of Kingston, Rhode Island. Please click on a cancer center link to obtain more information about the clinical programs offered, professional designations, areas of expertise and how to contact the center.


55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114

Distance: 65.2 miles


International Mesothelioma Program
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

Distance: 63.4 miles


Kendall Square
500 Main Street
Cambridge, MA 02142

Distance: 65.0 miles


450 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

Distance: 63.4 miles


The Leonard and Adele R. Decof Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
164 Summit Avenue
Providence, RI 02906

Distance: 25.6 miles


Thoracic Oncology Program
80 Seymour Street
Hartford, CT 06102

Distance: 63.2 miles


20 York Street
New Haven, CT 06510

Distance: 74.0 miles


333 Cedar Street, WWW 205
New Haven, CT 06520

Distance: 74.0 miles

Mesothelioma Doctors near Kingston, Rhode Island

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors that are located within a 100 mile radius of Kingston, Rhode Island. Please click on a doctor link to obtain more information about his/her background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations, and office locations.

Dr. Sundaresan T. Sambandan
Hematology and Oncology Associates of Rhode Island
1220 Pontiac Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920

Distance: 20.1 miles

Dr. John Pella
Our Lady of Fatima Hospital
1150 Reservoir Avenue, Suite 305
Cranston, RI 02920

Distance: 20.1 miles

Dr. Anthony Testa
Our Lady of Fatima Hospital
Atwood Medical Center
1524 Atwood Avenue Suite 340
Johnston, RI 02919

Distance: 24.0 miles

Dr. David Ettensohn
Hassan Ettensohn Medical Specialists, Ltd.
73 Beechwood Avenue
Pawtucket, RI 02860

Distance: 28.0 miles

Dr. Scott Swanson
Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

Distance: 63.4 miles

Dr. Raphael Bueno
Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

Distance: 63.4 miles

Dr. David J. Kwiatkowski
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02215

Distance: 63.4 miles

Dr. Pasi A. Janne
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

Distance: 63.4 miles

Dr. Richard L. Kradin
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center
Pathology Associates
55 Fruit Street, WRN 2
Boston, MA 02114

Distance: 65.2 miles

Dr. Michael R. Grey
The Hospital of Central Connecticut
100 Grand Street
New Britain, CT 06050

Distance: 66.4 miles

Dr. Jack A. Elias
Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven
Yale Internal Medicine
20 York Street
New Haven, CT 06510

Distance: 74.0 miles

Dr. Carrie Redlich
Yale School of Medicine
135 College Street, 3rd floor
New Haven, CT 06510

Distance: 74.0 miles

Dr. Frank C. Detterbeck
Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven
333 Cedar Street, WWW 205
New Haven, CT 06520

Distance: 74.0 miles

Dr. Michael Kashgarian
Yale Cancer Center
310 Cedar Street, LH B20
New Haven, CT 06520

Distance: 74.0 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Kingston, Rhode Island

Don’t lose your rights! If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma and were exposed to asbestos in Rhode Island, you may be entitled to compensation. You may have limited time to file a claim. If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma and have a pathology report in hand to support that diagnosis, you are eligible for financial assistance.

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