Mission, Vision and Values


The UofL Department of Medicine compassionately advocates for and improves the lives and health of the diverse Louisville community, Kentucky, and beyond through continued clinical excellence, the highest quality of medical education, and innovations in basic science and clinical research.


The UofL Department of Medicine will be the provider of choice for our community's health and innovative medical education and will be a respected leader in the advancement of medical research.


  • Respect
  • Integrity
  • Innovation
  • Excellence
  • Equity
  • Compassion