Department of Preventive Medicine
The Department of Preventive Medicine is an interdisciplinary department, including individuals with training in:
- Preventive Medicine
- Behavioral Health Psychology
- Health Economics
- Health Promotion
- Health Services Research
- Public Health
- Exercise Physiology
- Medical Anthropology
Our work supports the University’s longstanding mission(s) of education, research and public service.
Education: We teach in the undergraduate medical school courses, offer an M.S. in Epidemiology and a Certificate in Clinical Research, host seminar series, serve on graduate research committees and provide visiting lectures. For more information, visit our Education page.
Research: Our faculty are involved in a wide range of ongoing studies, focusing on research that is interdisciplinary in nature and population health/prevention/ wellness in focus. For more information, visit our Research page.
Service: Our faculty and staff provide service within the University and to the greater Memphis community. For more information, visit our Service page.
Karen C. Johnson, M.D., M.P.H., Interim Chair
66 N. Pauline Street, Suite 633
Memphis, TN 38163