Mission Statement

Resident Handbook: Section 1

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine is “For a Healthy Nevada: Excellence and Leadership in Education, Research and Health Care.” Mission

  • To educate students, residents and fellows, graduate students, other healthcare professionals and scientists.
  • To develop professional values, biomedical and behavioral knowledge and skills through education, research, patient care, health outreach and community service.
  • To be the leader in development of biomedical research and technology, and the application of clinical medicine in Nevada.