RIDOH Academic Institute

The RIDOH Academic Institute was created in 2015 to achieve the mission and vision by enhancing RIDOH’s efforts to establish and facilitate partnerships and collaborations with academic and research colleagues across the state, and build upon internal and external partnerships and synergy to establish the RIDOH Culture of Learning at the department. RIDOH has been an accredited public health department by the Public Health Accreditation Board since 2015.


To achieve excellence in public health policy and practice through academic collaborations and a multidisciplinary approach to public health in Rhode Island.

Our Programs

What Students should do

  • Look into becoming a scholar (previously referred to as an intern) at the Rhode Island Department of Health.

What Rhode Island Academic Institutions should do