To train future physicians and professionals to serve selflessly and humbly, while emphasizing strong medical ethics and appreciation of human worth and dignity.
To foster and support a vibrant learning community for students, faculty, staff, and community partners.
To build an outstanding academic program, experiences, comprehensive scholar support, a friendly campus culture and environment that promotes student well-being, faculty and staff engagement, and community involvement.
To lead an innovative medical education program for medical students, faculty, and community physicians.
To develop research and scholarly programs with an emphasis in applied research to prevent disease, personalize medicine, and improving population health.