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Triangle Office Building
1700 W. Van Buren Street, 470
Chicago, IL 60612
Lynda H. Powell, PhD, Chairperson
Phone: (312) 942-2013
Email: karen_m_wackrow@rush.edu
 

Welcome to the Department of Preventive Medicine

The Department of Preventive Medicine focuses on primary and secondary disease prevention, particularly in the areas of hypertension, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, women's health and minority health.

Photo caption: Lynda Powell, PhD, Chairperson


What Comprises Preventive Medicine?

The three sections of the Department of Preventive Medicine share a focus on research in chronic disease and a mission to translate findings from basic, clinical and population-based research into practice.


Preventive Medicine Faculty and Staff

For a list of faculty and staff in the Department of Preventive Medicine, click on the "More" link below. Or see the "Faculty/Staff Profiles" link at left for individual faculty and staff profiles.




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