our Mission


Improving the health of the communities we serve through education, biomedical research, and health care

We Value…

·    Ethical behavior
·    Treating others with respect, fairness, and concern for their welfare
·    Fostering and rewarding education and research
·    Continual improvement to achieve excellence
·    Diversity of culture, ethnicity, gender and perspective
·    Individual and collective performance and achievement
·    Service to the community

We believe that…

·    Appropriate health care should be accessible to everyone
·    The highest quality health care occurs in an environment of education and research
·    The quality of biomedical research is enhanced in an environment of health care and education
·    The education of health professionals is best achieved in an environment of biomedical research and health care

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