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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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April 11, 2023

Addressing Health Inequities in CVD from Research to Impact

Gbenga Ogedegbe, MD, MPH is the inaugural and founding director of the Institute for Excellence in Health ...

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April 18, 2023

Public Health Grand Rounds

"Women's Reproductive Health and Risk of Dementia", presented by Karen Schliep, PhD. Public ...

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