Kwame Dapaah-Afriyie, MD

Director, Hospital Medicine, The Miriam Hospital

Kwame Dapaah-Afriyie, MD, MBA, is an internal medicine hospitalist at The Miriam Hospital. After completing his residency in internal medicine at The Miriam, he founded the hospitalist program in 1997 and was named director of the division of hospitalist medicine at The Miriam Hospital in 2004. Dr. Dapaah was also instrumental in the establishment of the hospitalist program at Newport Hospital.

Dr. Dapaah is a professor of medicine (clinical educator) at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. His work has been published in  scientific journals and he has presented his abstracts annually at the national level for the Society of Hospital Medicine. He also reviews abstracts for annual meetings for the Society of Hospital Medicine.



Hospital Medicine, The Miriam Hospital
The Miriam Hospital Main Building (directions)
164 Summit Ave
Providence, RI 02906


  • Medical School:  University of Science/Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
  • Residency:  The Miriam Hospital