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what does disease prevention specialist means?

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Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
18 years experience General Practice
Family doctor : Family doctors are trained in preventable medicine.
Answered on Nov 25, 2013
Dr. Jon Fishburn
30 years experience Ophthalmology
Prevent disease: By definition, a disease prevention specialist performs professional public health education, prevention, assessment, counseling, intervention and referral services establishing self as a regional contact person for the department of health, usually of the state, but also can be part of the cdc--the center for disease control and prevention.
Answered on Oct 24, 2017

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