To engage members of the department in the plan, we redefined our operating principles. We refined our vision, mission and values and we established the CARE model as operating pillars. ​


Lead the nation in delivering exceptional CARE


To improve healthcare through exceptional clinical service, research, education, and community engagement​


Competence, curiosity, ​compassion, IDEA2 ​ (Inclusion and Innovation, Diversity and Discovery, 
Equity and Excellence, Advancement and Advocacy)

CARE Model

Clinical Service​
Administrative (Support & Oversight) ​
Education ​