The Department of Family and Preventive Medicine is proud to be one of the premiere academic Primary Care departments in the nation. With one of the top 5 Physician Training programs and two thriving residency programs, our educational opportunities are unrivaled. We prepare our interns and residents to become leaders in clinical, academic, government, and public health arenas by providing them with unparalleled support from top faculty and staff from across the globe. Both the Family Medicine and the Preventive Medicine Residency Programs have been credited with producing top researchers, stellar clinical care providers, and leading government physicians who are making huge strides in both academic and research/clinical positions.
Our Residents and PA students have access to rotations through various training sites (based on their program), including:
Our partnerships with the CDC, Rollins School of Public Health, and Georgia Department of Public Health bring additional training opportunities in population-based research and education. The diversity of the Department's divisions offers innovative team-based training opportunities that provide an incomparable educational experience.