[citation needed]. She established the nation’s first Office of Violence Prevention in a state department of public health, expanded prevention programs for HIV/AIDS and increased drug treatment and rehabilitation programs. She is the author of Deadly Consequences, the first book to present the public health perspective on violence to a mass audience. Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science Joins National Coalition of Black Medical Schools and Health Professional Associations in Sending a “Love Letter to Black America” December 2, 2020. Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science is a private, non-profit, historically black graduate institution (HBGI) and a minority-serving institution located in Willowbrook, unincorporated Los Angeles County, California, United States. In 1987, Governor Michael Dukakis appointed her the first woman Commissioner of Public Health for Massachusetts where she led a department with 3,500 employees, 8 hospitals and a budget of $350 million. [9], The Mervyn M. Dymally School of Nursing opened in 2010. The Enhanced Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program in Pre-Medicine is a structured, comprehensive program designed to assist students – re-applicants, academic enhancers, and career changers – in successfully gaining admission into medical school. The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU) are $12,924 for their students and the 2020 graduate school tuition & fees are $27,376. All News. Charles Richard Drew (June 3, 1904 – April 1, 1950) was an American surgeon and medical researcher. 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