SMC Mission Statement:
Our aim is to nurture medical students who are committed to Excellence, Humanism, Social responsibility, Medical Research and Professionalism.
To achieve the goals of our mission statement, our faculty, students and staff demonstrate our commitment to the following core values in all that we do:
Commitment to Excellence
To cultivate a perpetual spirit of inquiry and creativity, leading to outstanding evidence-based health care and inspired teaching.
Commitment to Humanism
To relieve suffering and improve quality of life. To treat all people with compassion, respecting human dignity and autonomy.
Commitment to Social Responsibility
To serve and advocate for all people, especially underserved and vulnerable patients and populations, by addressing social determinants of health, health equity, social justice, and stewardship of social resources.
Commitment to Professionalism
To act in accordance with the highest standards of integrity, demonstrating personal accountability and resilience, collegiality and a teamwork, and the pursuit of lifelong learning through continued professional development, as per KMU auspices.