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Health Services

Wintersession/spring 2021 information

Temporary summer hours
Monday-Friday: 8 am–5 pm

If you need medical assistance during the hours we are closed, please call Public Safety at 401 454-6666. If you need a COVID-19 test please call East Side Urgent Care at 401 861-3782 to schedule an appointment. After you schedule an appointment, you can call Public Safety at 401 454–6376 if you need help arranging a ride to the clinic.

Walk-in hours are canceled until further notice. You must call and speak with a nurse before coming to Health Services.

Health Services provides high-quality, confidential healthcare services to students in an ambulatory care setting, including RN triage for first aid/emergent care, acute care visits and referrals to specialists. Comprehensive GYN care, STI testing and free rapid HIV testing are also available.

Our qualified and knowledgeable providers give personal attention specific to all healthcare needs. Referrals are available as indicated. Students with a RISD Health Insurance Plan are required to schedule a visit before seeking outside care. Appointments are required. Limited walk-in hours are available to first-year students for acute illness only.

Students can also manage their health information with the Patient Portal, an online service for conveniently and confidentially submitting health and immunization records and accessing information about past or upcoming visits with Health Services.


Nelfi Geraldo
Medical Office Coordinator
401 454-6625

Evelyn Martinez
Medical Assistant

Keniisha Matthews
Medical Assistant
401 454–6625

Phina Mayu
Nurse Practitioner
401 454-6625

Ashley McNulty
Registered Nurse

Julie Nhem
Nurse Case Manager/Registered Nurse
401 454-6625

Robert Samuels
Executive Director of Integrated Health and Wellness
401 454-6625

Denni Smith
Office Assistant

Arian Solomon
Nurse Practitioner
401 454-6625

Temperance Taylor
Family Nurse Practitioner
401 454–6625

Janet Testoni
Nurse Practitioner