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Public Health & Preventive Medicine

We are the primary unit within the Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine that provides education, research and collaboration directed at improving the health of the community.

 


WHAT IS PUBLIC HEALTH AND PREVENTIVE MEDICINE?

Public Health is the science and practice of protecting and improving the health of a community, as by preventive medicine, health education, control of communicable diseases, application of sanitary measures, and monitoring of environmental hazards.

 

WHAT'S NEW IN PUBLIC HEALTH


LOOKING FOR EDUCATION RESOURCES?

Visit our Education Programs link for information regarding:

  • MPH, MD-MPH, and Biostatistics Certificate, MS, and MBST Admissions and Program Requirements
  • New PhD in Epidemiology
  • Preventive Medicine Residency Information
  • Summer Research Training
  • Courses & Schedules
  • Resources for Current Students (i.e., thesis guidelines and forms, internship guidelines, job postings)

To access instructions on registering for classes for the current Academic Year, please visit our How To Register page.

 

COMMONLY ACCESSED RESOURCES

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