About the Department of Preventive Medicine & Public Health
The University of Kansas Department of Preventive
Medicine and Public Health is a
multidisciplinary department in the School of Medicine at KU
Medical Center (KUMC),
Kansas City. The department uses epidemiologic and other methods
for the solution of individual and population health problems.
The faculty includes behavioral scientists, biostatisticians,
epidemiologists, physicians, research psychologists, and social
The department has a close working relationship
with the Kansas Cancer Institute,
Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Pediatrics, and Health Policy
and Management and in Wichita, KS, Preventive Medicine. The department
also works closely with KU Lawrence, the main campus.