• To prepare highly qualified healthcare professionals, educators and scientists in the basic and oral health sciences.
  • To provide patient-centered care that is comprehensive and compassionate for a culturally diverse population.
  • To provide student-oriented education programs that prepares individuals for the thoughtful, ethical practice of dentistry and life-long learning.
  • To address community and regional healthcare needs through outreach initiatives, educational programs and consultative and referral services.
  • To be a country-wide resource for continued professional development.