Vision, Mission, Goals, Values

Our vision

The world’s leader in thinking and achieving the impossible to transform health and improve lives.


Our mission

We exist to dream, discover and deliver a healthier world.


Our core goals

Produce the highest caliber of nurses, leaders and health professionals equipped to effectively promote health, impact policy and transform healthcare across culturally diverse individuals, groups and communities.
Transform healthcare to positively impact and sustain wellness through transdisciplinary and innovative education, research and evidence-based clinical practice.
Ensure that all students, faculty and staff engage in healthy lifestyle behaviors and promote the highest levels of wellness in diverse individuals, groups and communities.
Foster collaborative, entrepreneurial initiatives with local, national and international partners to improve healthcare and health outcomes.
Support faculty, staff and students to achieve their highest career aspirations by sustaining a positive and extraordinary culture of wellness and excellence to the point where everyone wants to come here to teach, conduct research, practice and learn.


Our core values

Excellence Collaboration and authenticity
Curiosity and intellectual rigor Integrity and personal accountability
Openness, trust and respect Diversity in people and ideas
Empathy and compassion Personal and professional wellness
Transformational and innovation leadership