Rhode Island Society of Addiction Medicine

Addiction Medicine

Board of Directors

Seth Clark, MD

President Elect
Andrew Stone, MD

Cara Zimmerman, MD

Genie Bailey, MD

Immediate Past President
Catherine DeGood, MD


The mission of the Rhode Island Society of Addiction Medicine (RISAM) is to increase access to and improve the quality of addiction treatment; educate physicians, other healthcare providers, and the public; to support research and prevention; promote research and prevention; and to establish addiction medicine as a specialty recognized by professional organizations, governments, physicians, purchasers and consumers of health care services, and the general public. RISAM is a component of the American Society of Addiction Medicine, the largest leading professional society in addiction medicine.

Executive Director
Ali Walz