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Preventive Medicine Residency Columbia

Developing skills in preventive medicine and public health

The Prisma Health/University of South Carolina School of Medicine Columbia Preventive Medicine Residency Program is a two-year program in general preventive medicine and public health. Our curriculum combines clinical and academic training with practicum experiences in a variety of public health and preventive medicine settings.

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Our training program includes completing a master's degree in public health, allowing residents to develop skills in clinical preventive medicine as well as epidemiology, public health practice, research, quality improvement, program evaluation and health policy.

We are committed to offering a curriculum and training experience that will ensure the acquisition of the preventive medicine specialty competencies necessary for competent and effective preventive medicine and public health practice in a wide variety of settings and disciplines.