Contact Information

Preventive Medicine and Biometrics


Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics
4301 Jones Bridge Road
Bethesda, Maryland 20814-4799

Graduate Programs

*Please make note that the PMB quarterly calendars and booklists are subject to change as we progress through the Academic Year. Please contact Marina Sherman at elena.sherman@usuhs.edu or 301.295.1606 for information on the latest updates.

The Graduate Programs in Public Health are located within the Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics (PMB), F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine, at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS).

The mission of the PMB Graduate Programs in Public Health is to enhance and protect the health of the Uniformed Services' community and its global health mission by producing knowledgeable and highly skilled public health professionals who promote evidence-based policy making, research, and service initiatives that support the global missions of the US Government.

A statement of values that guides the program, as well as program goals and objectives are also available.

PMB Accreditation

The Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics received its latest re-accreditation of its Graduate Programs by Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) in 2013. A Self Study was prepared, a Site Visit was conducted on April 22-23, 2013, and a resulting Site Visit Report was prepared by the CEPH. The Department prepared a Response to the Site Visit Report on July 9, 2013. On October 7, 2013, the Department was informed of the Decision of CEPH to award the maximum seven-year re-accreditation of the PMB graduate program, extending its accreditation until December 31, 2020.

CEPH Annual Reports

Questions about any of the PMB graduate programs can be addressed to:
Tina Thompson
301-295-1977
celestine.vaughan-thompson@usuhs.edu

A separate Graduate Programs web site maintained by the USU Graduate Education Office contains links to all USU departments having graduate programs. You may access the USU Graduate Bulletin and the two-page application from that site or by clicking here, Application.