IMPROVING HEALTH IN YOUR COMMUNITY

Longitudinal Curriculum

TLC2 uses an innovative educational model, called a longitudinal integrated clerkship.

http://cchs.ua.edu/msa/student-education/tuscaloosa-longitudinal-community-curriculum/

Patient-Centered Medical Home

A conference for physicians and other health-care providers will show how to bring this model into medical practices.

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Community Outreach

From free health screenings to the UA flu shot campaign, we are about outreach.

http://cchs.ua.edu/outreach/

News

When Pamela Payne Foster, Associate Professor in the College of Community Health Sciences’s Department of Community and Rural Medicine and Deputy Director of the College’s Institute for Rural Health Research, came to Alabama in 2004, she started an HIV/AIDS tour through the Black Belt to raise awareness and increase testing.

As the summer heats up, many like to cool down by taking a swim. Before jumping into those cool waters, check out these water safety tips from The University of Alabama’s Dr. Brian Gannon.

UA discussion focuses on business side of Patient-Centered Medical Home

The University of Alabama College of Community Health Sciences will host a special event, “Better Care, Better Value: The Business Case for the Patient-Centered Medical Home,” July 25 at Hotel Capstone on UA’s campus. The event is free of charge and open to the public.

DEAN RICHARD H. STREIFFER, MD

“Academic medical centers have a critical role, even a duty, I would argue, to contribute to improved population health. At The University of Alabama College of Community Health Sciences, we accept and pursue that mission through a four-dimensional strategy …”

  • About

    Learn out more about the College and our commitment to improving and promoting the health of Alabama.

  • Strategic Planning

    Read about the College’s road map into the future and its four-pronged strategic planning process.

  • On Rounds

    Learn more about the College through our twice-annual publication called On Rounds.

  • Contact Us

    Find our address or phone numbers of CCHS departments, faculty and staff.

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