American College of Preventive Medicine

Established in 1954, the American College of Preventive Medicine is the national
professional society for physicians committed to health promotion and disease

prevention.  It is a unique medical specialty recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS). Preventive Medicine encompasses multiple “population-based” and clinical approaches to health care. Preventive Medicine, offering board certification in Public Health and General Preventive Medicine, Aerospace Medicine, and Occupational Medicine is defined by a set of core competencies including:


  • Biostatistics and Epidemiology
  • Management, Administration, and Policy
  • Clinical Preventive Medicine
  • Occupational and Environmental Health

Aerospace Medicine is one of the many career paths within the Preventive Medicine specialty.

Go to the American College of Preventive Medicine website to learn more.

Call for Papers

The Aerospace Medical Association’s 2015 Annual Scientific Meeting will be held in Lake Buena Vista, FL. This year’s theme is “Making a Difference in Aerospace Medicine.” We encourage presentations from diverse experts that will enhance the world’s knowledge and understanding of the current challenges in Aerospace Medicine.

To read the full Call for Papers, please click here.
The abstract submission site is now open; to submit an abstract, go to Scholar One. The deadline for abstract submissions is October 31, 2014.