Curriculum: Year One

1st Year Curriculum (Medical School)—Preventive Medicine

Large Groups

  • Introduction to Preventive Medicine and Public Health
  • Epidemiology I, II and III
  • Biostatistics I and II
  • Research Design I and II
  • Building A Study
  • Diagnostic Testing
  • Clinical Prevention I and II
  • Introduction to the Public Health System
  • Health Care Advocacy
  • Health Care Financing
  • Global Health Issues
  • Occupational/Environmental Health

Small Groups

  • Community Health Assessment
  • Outbreak of a Gastrointestinal Illness in Syracuse
  • Racial and Ethnic Disparity in Low Birth Weight in Syracuse, NY
  • Study Design I and II
  • Outbreak of Tuberculosis in a Homeless Men's Shelter
  • A Critical Look at Prevention: Colorectal Cancer Screening

Library Session

  • Basic MEDLINE searching