SPECIALTY

PREVENTIVE MEDICINE

ENSURING WE STAY HEALTHY

44BX

One of the best ways to keep Airmen and their families healthy is to help prevent illness or injury from occurring in the first place. Focusing on the health of individuals, communities and specific populations, Preventive Medicine specialists help groups reduce their risk of disease, disability and death. Utilizing knowledge and skills from medical, social, cultural and behavioral sciences, they provide care and determine health policies that best benefit their patients and community health.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

    Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from an approved school of medicine or osteopathic medicine

  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Completion of residency or fellowship in general preventive medicine
    • Completion of 5.5-week Commissioned Officer training course
    • Must be between the ages of 18 and 48

TRAINING & EDUCATION

How do we transform you from the civilian sector to a leader and an Officer in the Air Force? From education to continued training, your Air Force path is here.

  • COMMISSIONED OFFICER TRAINING

    5.5 weeks

  • MILITARY TRAINING LOCATION

    Maxwell AFB AL

TAKE A BREAK

Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.

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