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Tree in front of Quinn Hall

The Rhode Island Geriatric Education Center (RIGEC)

at the University of Rhode Island

RIGEC Contact Information

Our mailing address is:
The University of Rhode Island
Quinn Hall, Room 100
55 Lower College Road
Kingston, RI 02881

Fax: 401.874.9322
Email (general):


Director: Phillip G. Clark, Sc.D.
Phone: 401.874.2689

Program Coordinator: Judith Sweeney, B.S.
Phone: 401.874.5311

Project Manager, Supplemental Education on Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias (ADRD): Faith Sands, M.S.

Phone: 401.874.5332


Upcoming CIPG Workshops

Workshop 1: Fundamental Concepts in Age-Related Changes and Wellness - 9/15/2014

Workshop 2: Assessing Geriatric Assessment: Why It Takes a Team to Do a Good Job - 11/3/2014



Alzheimer's Disease Training

Offered in partnership with the Alzheimer's Association of RI.

Dual Diagnosis, Alzheimer's Disease and Down Syndrome


T.E.A.M. (Training Employees for Alzheimer's Management)


Getting Started


Brian R. Ott, M.D. Research Symposium


View RI's State Plan on Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias