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    May 19, 2024  
2012-2013 Georgia Health Sciences University Catalog 
2012-2013 Georgia Health Sciences University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mission Statement


The mission of Georgia Health Sciences University is to discover, disseminate, and apply knowledge to improve health and reduce the burden of illness on society.

In realizing its mission, Georgia Health Sciences University is committed to serving the people of Georgia, the nation, and the world by:

  • Preparing the health professional workforce of the future
  • Conducting research through programs that create, disseminate, and apply new knowledge relevant to human health
  • Providing exceptional, innovative, patient-centered healthcare services
  • Contributing to the economic development and well being of the State of Georgia through integrated programs in education, research and clinical care


Georgia Health Sciences University will be one of the nation’s premier health sciences universities.


As a public institution dedicated to the discovery, dissemination, and application of scientific knowledge, Georgia Health Sciences University values leadership, social responsibility, compassion, diversity, professionalism, partnership, and excellence.

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NOTE: Approved by the Board of Regents on June 11, 2008