Preventive Medicine and Training the Doctors of Tomorrow
This course will cover important details of the medical specialty of preventive medicine. The course also cites examples and statistics of preventable mortality in the United States and worldwide. The Preventive Medicine Residency Program offered at Tulane University School of Medicine is described in detail.
Academic Faculty/Staff, Federal Government Employees, State Government Employees, Local Government Employees, Non-Government Employees and Students
- Define preventive medicine
- Identify what can be prevented
- Describe Tulane University School of Medicine’s Preventive Medicine Residency Program
Louis Trachtman, MD, MPH
Amita Toprani, MD, MPH
- 1.00 Participation/CETulane Professional and Continuing Education (PaCE) awards 1.00 hour(s) of credit for completing Preventive Medicine and Training the Doctors of Tomorrow
Links to External Websites
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Adobe Acrobat Reader (for desktops and laptops)
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Internet Connection Speed
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