“We are excited to announce that the Utah Stimulating Access to Research in Residency (Utah StARR) will be accepting applications for the 2019-2020 academic year. Click here to read more about the program, eligibility, and how to apply.”... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine
The University of Utah's School of Medicine established the Department of Preventive Medicine in 1970 to address current and emerging health care needs by educating health care professionals, conducting basic and applied research, and implementing state-of-the-art clinical and community-based health services. Since then, the Department has grown into a booming entity that house the Divisions of Family Medicine, Physician Assistant Studies, Public Health, and Occupational and Environmental Health.
As an ever growing and developing department, our goal is to expand the possibilities of health by serving the communities we work with in a variety of capacities. Click here to read more about the department, our vision, and who we are.
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“The Education Mission Advancement Committee of the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine is pleased to announce implementation of the First Annual Expanding the Possibilities of Health Poster Summit. Abstracts are due Friday, February 15, 2019.”... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine
Congratulations Dr. Virginia Valentin, DrPH, PA-C, on the publication of an article on the National Academy of Medicine website. Dr. Valentin is a co-author of an article focused on burnout and career satisfaction in the PA profession. ... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine
“Dr. Charles Rogers, PhD, MPH, MS, CHES, along with several colleagues, will be presenting at the 2018 Vitae Event. Each will have the opportunity to share their research stories. Click here to read more information.”... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine
Spring registration is right around the corner and we hope you are considering spending a portion of your graduate studies at the University of Utah Asia Campus. Click below and learn more about the course offerings for spring and summer.... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine
Black men are diagnosed with prostate cancer at nearly twice the rate of white men and are underrepresented in prostate cancer research, including validation studies of new clinical tools. Dr. Charles Rogers, PhD, MPH, MS, CHES, who was recently awarded a NCI K01 grant, along with several others, had their research highlighted in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine