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2009-2010 Georgia Health Sciences University Catalog 
2009-2010 Georgia Health Sciences University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mission Statement


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

In realizing its mission, the Medical College of Georgia 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 health care services
  • Contributing to the economic development and well being of the State of Georgia through integrated programs in education, research and clinical care


The Medical College of Georgia 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, the Medical College of Georgia 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