UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA MISSION STATEMENT
The mission of the University of Oklahoma is to provide the best possible educational experience for our students through excellence in teaching, research and creative activity, and service to the state and society.
UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER MISSION STATEMENT
The mission of the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, as a comprehensive academic health center, is to educate students at the professional, graduate, and undergraduate levels to become highly qualified health services practitioners, educators, and research scientists; to conduct research and creative activities for the advancement of knowledge through teaching and development of skills; and to provide continuing education, public service, and clinical care of exemplary quality.
OU Health Sciences Center Colleges
GRADUATE COLLEGE H. Anne Pereira, PhD, Dean
The Graduate College of the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (OUHSC) is the educational center for the training of world-class biomedical researchers. The OUHSC Graduate College is committed to training the next generation of biomedical researchers who will identify the basis of human diseases and develop the means to translate these findings into clinical applications to treat disease.
COLLEGE OF ALLIED HEALTH P. Kevin Rudeen, PhD, Dean
The mission of the College of Allied Health is to empower life by maximizing human potential through allied health interprofessional, education, research, care, and community engagement.
COLLEGE OF DENTISTRY Raymond A. Cohlmia, DDS, Dean
The mission of The University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry is to improve the health of Oklahomans and shape the future of dentistry by developing highly qualified dental practitioners and scientists through excellence in education, patient care, research, community service, faculty and facilities.
COLLEGE OF MEDICINE M. Dewayne Andrews, MD, Executive Dean
Our mission is leading health care - in education, research and patient care. Our goals are Uncompromising Quality, Exceptional Service, Innovative Education, Advancing Knowledge, and Institutional Strength. This mission is tied to our core values.
SCHOOL OF COMMUNITY MEDICINE - TULSA James M. Herman, MD, Dean
The University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine (OUSCM) mission focuses on improving the health and health care of the entire community.
COLLEGE OF NURSING Lazelle E. Benefield, PhD, Dean
The University of Oklahoma College of Nursing strives to be the leader in nursing education, research, and practice innovations to promote excellence in education, research, and practice. This mission is tied to our core values and goals.
COLLEGE OF PHARMACY JoLaine R. Draugalis, PhD, Dean
The mission of the University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy as part of a comprehensive academic health sciences center is to educate and empower professional, graduate, and post-graduate students to be highly qualified pharmacy practitioners, scientists and educators.
COLLEGE OF PUBLIC HEALTH Gary E. Raskob, PhD, Dean
The mission of the College of Public Health is to protect and improve the health of the people of Oklahoma, the United States, and other nations through: (1) education, public health workforce development, and cutting-edge research; (2) translation of research and scholarship into public health practice and service; and (3) the development and advocacy of evidence-based health management and policy.