Mission & History

Educational Mission

The Department of Preventive Medicine’s educational mission is to train medical, graduate and undergraduate students regarding the most current knowledge of disease etiology and prevention and the most up-to-date technologies and methodologies for addressing disease etiology and prevention.

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Research mission

The Department of Preventive Medicine’s  research mission is to carry out far reaching and cutting edge research that has the overall purpose of providing the evidence needed to advance population health.

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