Mission, Vision and Values


Our Mission

To serve the public through partnerships, leadership, and innovation in education, research and health care.


Our Vision

Health and wellness of all through excellence in education, discovery and clinical care.


Our Values

("We Proceed")

Well-being: Committing to caring for the physical and mental health of each other and our communities.

Excellence: Striving for results in research, education & clinical care for the greatest impact.

Professionalism: Approaching all aspects of research, education & clinical care with integrity, respect and social accountability.

Curiosity and Creativity: Encouraging a culture of discovery and innovation.

Engagement for Collaboration: Seeking and integrating meaningful input from each other and our partners in communities.

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion: Investing in an inclusive environment that recognizes and respects the dignity and humanity of individuals and communities.