News and Events from Rhode Island Hospital

Save the Date for 2019 President's Pursuit of Excellence Dinner

Margaret M. Van Bree, MHA, DrPH, President, Rhode Island Hospital and Hasbro Children’s Hospital invites you to save the date for the President’s Pursuit of Excellence Dinner on Thursday, November 21 at the Rhode Island Convention Center. Since 2009, the President’s Pursuit of Excellence Dinner has celebrated Rhode Island Hospital’s accomplishments of the past year and honored local community champions for their selfless contributions. Learn more

Physician leader recognized by peers with service award

Physician Award

David Portelli, MD, medical director of Rhode Island Hospital’s Andrew F. Anderson Emergency Center, was recently honored by his colleagues in the Rhode Island Hospital Medical Staff Association with the “Service to Hospital Award.” The award recognizes a physician who has demonstrated outstanding contributions to the hospital above and beyond the call of duty, distinguished by professionalism, leadership, excellence and innovation. Learn more

Providence police officer inspires thousands to action

It was an October day in 2014 when 46-year-old Ed Malloy’s life changed forever. Although Ed wasn’t feeling like himself that morning, nothing could keep him from the call of duty. A Providence police officer, Ed was in the motorcycle unit of the motorcade escorting President Obama from the airport to Providence. Learn more

Recent Videos and Publications

2018 President's Pursuit of Excellence Featured Videos

Corporate Champion – H. Carr and Sons, Inc.


Lifetime Achievement – Richard J. Goldberg, MD, MS


Individual Champion – Rosalyn Sinclair

Advancing Medicine. Touching Lives. 2017


Breakthroughs 2017

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