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Family and Preventive Medicine


Department Chair

Kolawole S. Okuyemi, MD

Welcome to the Department of Family & Preventive Medicine, we 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. 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.

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Upcoming Events

November 7, 2023

PH Grand Rounds - Caroline Morena - "Community Coalitions for Public Health"

November 7, 2023 Grand Rounds: Caroline Moreno Event Contact Name: Sylvia Lyons Event...

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November 9, 2023

Special Grand Rounds: Understanding and Addressing Structural Determinants of Sleep Disparities

Understanding and Addressing Structural Determinants of Sleep Disparities, presented by Dr. Dayna Johnson, ...

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