Search within:

About Us

Our Mission, Vision and Values

Hand and physician white coat


To create a diverse, equitable, and inclusive learning community of faculty, staff and students.


We see ourselves as part of a global community of care with a shared responsibility for:

  • Increasing awareness of the dynamics of privilege of power
  • Continually assessing the needs of communities we serve
  • Empowering and providing opportunities for marginalized people
  • Serving the whole person
  • Combating health disparities
  • Moving toward health equity.

We envision a learning community that is representative, empathetic, and committed to continuously evolving to best serve all people.


  • Empathy
  • Dynamism
  • Collaboration
  • Curiosity
  • Introspection
  • Resilience