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Mission and Vision

Our Mission

  • To educate students from various backgrounds in the health professions through rigorous curricular activities that prepare them to take leadership roles in a competitive, technological, culturally diverse and global environment.
  • To engage students and faculty in the discovery of knowledge that will define the future of health disciplines through applied and basic research, innovation and entrepreneurship.
  • To extend the boundaries of Ohio University to enrich the quality of lives, especially for individuals in underserved and vulnerable populations, through interprofessional and community collaborations.

Our Vision

  • To be a college of distinction in preparing health professionals whose work reflects the highest standards of collaboration, ethics, innovation, and commitment to all, especially underserved individuals and populations.

What Defines Us

  • Interdisciplinary, collaborative approaches in research and academics
  • Focus on rural health care
  • Outreach to underserved populations
  • Emphasis on reflecting and promoting diversity in health settings
  • Engagement in global health education and issues