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Preventive Medicine Residency

Graduate Perspective

The strengths of our program are many and include

  1. A rigorous Masters in Public Health Curriculum
  2. A close relationship with the Monroe County Public Health Department
  3. Flexibility in arranging practicum experiences including out of town experiences
  4. A program located in the region’s only academic tertiary care center, with its wealth of clinical opportunities

 

Top 10 reasons for training in the General Preventive Medicine Residency

 

URMC Saunders Research Building home of Preventive Medicine Residency

Saunders Research Building home of Preventive Medicine Residency

Program Description

The University of Rochester Preventive Medicine Residency Program seeks:

  • Individuals with the potential to become leaders in the field of preventive medicine and public health, as well as a demonstrated interest in service to underserved populations.
  • To train individuals to become board certified specialists in General Preventive Medicine and Public Health, with the potential to become academic, policy, and industry leaders in the field of preventive medicine.

Accreditation

The University of Rochester Preventive Medicine Residency Program, housed within the Department of Public Health Sciences, is approved for five positions, by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).