Mission Statement

Mission Statement

As a department of Creighton University, our Mission is excellence in our professional programs. Creighton exists for students and learning. Members of the Creighton community are challenged to reflect on transcendent values, including a relationship with God, in an atmosphere of freedom of inquiry, belief and religious worship. Service to others, the importance of family life, the inalienable worth of each individual, and appreciation of ethnic and cultural diversity, are core values of Creighton; Creighton faculty members conduct research to enhance teaching, to contribute to the betterment of society, and to discover new knowledge. Faculty and staff stimulate critical and creative thinking increasingly complex world."

Deriving from this mission of Creighton University, the Department is committed to superlative clinical service to all its patients and to the community, to outstanding education for medical students, residents, and other health professionals; and to a tireless search for new knowledge to better serve our patients and students.