Engaging in innovative research and providing rigorous and pioneering programs of study that have significant social/educational impact and public health relevance.
Fostering robust mentoring relationships and providing exceptional undergraduate and graduate programs that prepare future professionals to solve real-world challenges and improve the lives of those they serve.
Sustaining strong long-term relationships that enable and enhance our collective impact on local, national and international communities through our research, teaching and service.
DIVERSITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE
Valuing diversity and promoting social and academic inclusion to enrich learning, inform scientific inquiry and facilitate the development and delivery of culturally-informed services within a uniquely diverse metropolitan context. Furthermore, this involves challenging structural inequities to reduce disparities and promote social justice locally and globally.
Fostering an educational culture that promotes collegiality, honesty, fairness, empowerment, transparency and collective responsibility.