Date 

Tuesday, November 3rd 2015, 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location 

Light Hall - Room TBD

Hosted By 

Careers in Medicine

Details 

Dr. Daniel Blumenthal, MD, MPH, FACPM is the current President of the American College of Preventive Medicine. He is a graduate of the University of Chicago School of Medicine, and holds a master of public health degree from Emory University. He is board-certified in both pediatrics and preventive medicine. Among his many accomplishments and awards, Dr. Blumenthal was the founding Chairman of the Department of Community Health & Preventive Medicine and Associate Dean for Community Health at Morehouse School of Medicine. He has also received the Duncan Clark Award, the highest award of the Association for Prevention Teaching and Research.

Dr. Sten Vermund MD, PhD is The Amos Christie Chair and Direct of the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Institute of Global Health and Professor of Pediatrics. He is a graduate of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York, and holds many other degrees related to public health and preventive medicine from prestigious universities. He is board certified in both pediatrics and preventive medicine.

Come take part in what promises to be a lively discussion about Preventive Medicine in general, potential research and rotation opportunities for medical students in PM, how students who have already decided on pursuing a different residency can benefit from activities in PM, and what specific careers in PM can look like. There will also be information about research opportunities and relevant clinical rotations related to PM, so you won't want to miss this exciting event

As well, food will be graciously provided by the ACPM, so please don't forget to RSVP!