We evaluate health outcomes for diverse populations throughout all stages of life, from early pregnancy to end of life. Our faculty are world-renowned researchers whose areas of expertise include cancer, environmental health, global health, mental health, infectious disease, maternal and child health, molecular epidemiology, health disparities, obesity, substance use, mindfulness, and epidemiologic methods. Our department consists of faculty members engaged in full time research and teaching, as well as clinical faculty and faculty members jointly appointed with Brown University and the Rhode Island Health Department.
We are committed to fostering excellence in the next generation of epidemiologists. Across the department, our renowned faculty teach courses to undergraduate and graduate students and provide mentorship to our students as part of their training.