To serve humanity by improving health through integration of education, discovery, and health care


To be a transformative leader in quality and high-impact discoveries by performing innovative basic, translational, and clinical interdisciplinary research that benefits our regional and global societies

Goals: We will lead by being:

• The 21st century model in collaborative, cross-unit interdisciplinary research

• An international leader in knowledge discovery

• A collaborative, inspirational research environment that attracts and retains talented people and builds synergy


• Advance Discovery through Interface Synergy

• Integrate Research and Health Care

• Align Research Infrastructure and Platforms

• Promote a Culture that Values Research and Collaboration

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Research Strategic Plan