UHR Contact Information

University Human Resources has a phone line to address inquiries for all faculty and staff members related to the COVID-19 testing or to respond to other health-related inquiries.


A representative will be available to respond to your questions directly from 8:30am to 5pm on Monday through Friday. Voicemail messages will be returned within 24 hours.

University Human Resources 

Phone: 401-863-6200

Email: EmployeeTestingUHR@brown.edu

  • General guidance on testing, symptom tracking and exposure
  • Changing testing frequency
  • Policies for isolation, quarantine and leave
  • Brown’s COVID-19 Campus Safety Policy

Leave Administration 

Email: leave_admin@brown.edu

Guidance on leave policies if you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, have tested positive for COVID-19, have been exposed to COVID-19.

Employee & Labor Relations 

Email: employeeandlaborrelations@brown.edu

Guidance on seeking an alternative work assignment (AWA) if you cannot continue to work on campus due to an underlying health condition or if you are in a high-risk category as defined by the CDC.

Your Primary Health Care Provider

  • How to answer questions on the daily symptom tracker
  • What to do if you feel symptoms or have been exposed to COVID-19
  • What to do if you have tested positive for COVID-19
  • Other medical questions related to COVID-19