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Teaching Prevention 2016: Preparing Students to Address Emerging Issues

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The 2015 Paul Ambrose Scholars Symposium Group Photo

The Paul Ambrose Scholars Program is on hiatus for the 2016 class and will not be accepting applications for this cycle. Please check for updates regarding the 2017 program in the fall of 2016. 

Student Leadership Symposium

The symposium provides an interprofessional opportunity for students to learn leadership and organizational skills from expert faculty in the field of prevention and population health. Scholars are provided the opportunity to attend an experiential learning tour of local community clinics and participate in several professional networking events. Students leave with a deeper understanding of their role in our complex public health system and the skills necessary to implement their community projects.

Past speakers include prominent United States public health officials such as Surgeons General, Assistant Secretaries for Health and other governmental officials, industry experts, and veteran public health practitioners.

Past Participating Surgeons General:
  • David Satcher, MD
  • Richard H. Carmona, MD, MPH, FACS
  • Regina Benjamin, MD
  • Boris D. Lushniak, MD, MPH

2015 Symposium Sponsors

American Association of Colleges of Nursing

American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine

American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy

American Dental Education Association

Association of American Medical Colleges

National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties

Physician Assistant Education Association


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