On Monday, Sept. 17, 2018 new fellows and directors met alongside guest speakers at the Spencer F. and Cleone P. Eccles Health Sciences Education Building at the University of Utah (U of U) in Salt Lake City, Utah to kick off the new Utah Health Equity Leadership and Mentoring (U-HELM) program.... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine
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The Department was founded in 1970, making it one of the oldest and most established family medicine departments in the country.
The mission of the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine is to optimize the quality of life through scholarship that advances health and wellbeing in homes, workplaces, and communities.
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Charles R. Rogers, PhD, MPH, MS, CHES®, associate member of the Cancer Control and Population Sciences Program in the Huntsman Cancer Institute and assistant professor in the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, recently completed the UCSF Research in Implementation Science for Equity (RISE) Program, one of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine
Please join us for the Public Health and Disasters on September 17-18. The conference is an annual, multidisciplinary national conference that brings together professionals from public health, health care, emergency management and other disciplines involved in preparing for, responding to, and recovering from public health emergencies.... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine
The 2nd Annual David A. Sundwall Lectureship is only seven weeks away. Mark your calendars today for this great event where attendees will be able to hear from a special lecturer on public health policy in the world we live in today. ... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine
The Department of Family & Preventive Medicine is pleased to welcome Trenton Honda, PhD, PA-C. Dr. Honda joined the department as the Chief for the Division of Physician Assistant Studies and as an Associate Professor on the lecturer track in July 2018.... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine
As the didactic year for Class 48 came to a close the Physician Assistant Studies Program held a breakfast at the Officer’s Club on Aug. 1 to honor the students for the hard work they dedicated to the first year of their program. ... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine