Log in

Rhode Island Public Health association 

SAVE THE DATE - RIPHA Annual Meeting Oct 17th.  See more details on the events page.

Call for Abstracts has been extended to October 1st, 2019 - see more details at https://ripha.org/Call-for-Abstracts/

Who we are

RIPHA brings together professionals in a unique, multi-disciplinary environment for idea exchange, study, and action. Membership in RIPHA is open to any individual employed or interested in the field of public health. 

Since its inception in 1998, RIPHA has been guided by four principles: 

  • To take leadership on issues of population and environmental health
  • To promote the discussion of issues and dissemination of information concerning public health policy
  • To conduct educational programs to increase public health knowledge and promote healthy behavior among members and the public at large
  • To foster collaboration with others interested in protecting and promoting the health of Rhode Island residents

Read more

Member benefits

This is an example of member benefits. Describing advantages for your members can help you to attract new members.

Connection: You are connected to a larger group banded together to produce positive results for public health in Rhode Island.

Conferences: Conferences can provide quality education and networking for public health professionals.  You can contribute to the content of this site or RIPHA in general, help plan a Conference or attend to enhance your professional development.

Public Policy / Advocacy: You can offer contribution to the strong advocacy programs centered on assuring that public health voices are being heard. You can help keep track of public health issues under consideration by the RI General Assembly. 

Free Informational Services: RIPHA keeps members in touch with each other and current issues through our web site, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, as well as upcoming new newsletters regarding the workings of our organization and emerging issues relevant to public health. 

Read More

Social Media


The RIPHA chapter club at URI recently got in the news for their sexual assault 'pay it forward' campaign! 

Read Article

Upcoming events

Currently no upcoming events

We need your help

Your contributions help support program development and our advocacy efforts.  Consider donating today.


Stay informed   

If you want to stay informed about our news, events, and articles about health care, subscribe to our newsletter.


About RIPHA 

The Rhode Island Public Health Association (RIPHA) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, tax-exempt, professional organization that works toward the advancement of public health. The vision of RIPHA is a safe and healthier Rhode Island and the mission of RIPHA is to influence public health policy and promote public health practice in Rhode Island. 


Address: Box 41920, Providence, RI 02904

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software