The RIDER Institute is dedicated to Revolutionary Innovation, Discovery, Education, and Research.

The Institute was founded by Dr. Todd H. Rider, a graduate and longtime staff member from MIT with decades of experience creating novel multidisciplinary science research and education programs.

Find out more about our work in these areas:

Revolutionary Innovation

More information on Dr. Rider’s book Forgotten Creators, which describes what the modern world can learn from some of the revolutionary innovators and innovations of the past.

Learn more about Revolutionary Innovation


More information on Dr. Rider’s DRACO antiviral therapeutics and other PANACEA broad-spectrum therapeutics.

Learn more about Discovery


More information on our educational programs and science curriculum materials.

Learn more about Education


More information on some of our other current and previous research programs in biotechnology, physics, engineering, and other fields.

Learn more about Research

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Please contact us if you are interested in scheduling a paid presentation or in inquiring about other research or educational services we offer.