Mission, Vision and Values

Our mission is to support and promote the health of individuals and communities through innovative medical education programs, research initiatives, and clinical excellence in service to society and to improve the health and wellness of all.

Our Mission

To support and promote the health of individuals and communities through innovative medical education programs, research initiatives, and clinical excellence in service to society and to improve the health and wellness of all.

Our Vision

We envision attracting, training, and sustaining diverse individuals who will work together to lead locally, nationally and internationally renowned transformative and socially responsible medical education, research, clinical care, and advocacy. We will inspire and cultivate physician scholars and leaders who positively impact the health of people and society.

Our Values

  • Humanism and compassion
  • Integrity, accountability, and collaboration
  • Creativity, innovation, and discovery
  • Inclusiveness, diversity, and equity
  • Dedication to anti-racism
  • Social responsibility, both locally and globally
  • Community engagement and service
  • Commitment to professional development

These statements were developed in 2019 with feedback from administrative and academic leaders, representatives of the faculty, and the Medical Student Senate.

Faculty and students are required to review allĀ school-wide policies and procedures.

Diversity

Multicultural perspectives are critical to the success of the Medical School. They enrich educational understanding, foster culturally appropriate patient care, and enhance trust in research.