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CaduceusThe Department of Family Medicine and Public Health divisions are led by an appointed chief and pursues active investigational and educational interests.

The Division of Family Medicine, the Department of Family Medicine and Public Health’s clinical division, is home to a group of 50 faculty and fellows as well as 60 residents. Family Medicine is dedicated to training tomorrow’s physicians and promoting relevant research to improve patient care, medical education, and improving health through community service. Contact Information

The Division of Preventive Medicine is engaged in research, teaching, training, clinical care, and community-related efforts that focus on health promotion and disease prevention and control. Preventive Medicine faculty research interests include health behavior research, in particular in the areas of diet and physical activity, cardiovascular disease prevention, and obesity prevention and management. Contact Information

Division of Family Medicine

Gene Kallenberg, MD
Clinical Professor of Family Medicine and Chief
9500 Gilman Drive - 0807
La Jolla, CA 92093-0807
Web Site:  Division of Family Medicine
(619) 543-5490

Division of Preventive Medicine

Matthew Allison, MD, MPH
Professor and Chief
9500 Gilman Drive - 0607
La Jolla, CA 92093-0607
Web Site: Division of Preventive Medicine
(858) 822-7671