Dr. Locke will lead the formation and implementation of well-being programs throughout the U Health system.... 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.
COVID-19 Updates & Resources
As we grapple with the unprecedented effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine is doing all it can to make sure that our community remains informed, connected, and safe. Click here to read department updates and find relevant resources.
A 2020 V Scholar Program Grant and a Inclusive Excellence in Research Award are part of Dr. Rogers's November accolades.... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine
Dr. Gunning's responsibilities will include overseeing and selecting presentations for the yearly STFM conference.... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine
Grant Sunada, Jared Spackman, and Kilo Zamora were among the presenters discussing diversity and health education.... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine
Dr. Charles R. Rogers of Public Health joined a group of experts who made the healthcare recommendation.... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine
The American Public Health Association (APHA)—the largest public health organization in the world—recently elected Charles R. Rogers, PhD, MPH, MS, MCHES® as 1 of 8 Governing Council members for the Public Health Education & Health Promotion (PHEHP) Section.... Read MoreFamily and Preventive Medicine