Mission, Vision and Values

Mission and Aim

Our mission is to provide a scholarly training environment for fellows to develop into clinical gastroenterologists and clinical investigators. In addition to providing outstanding clinical training, we strive to provide the scientific foundation necessary to foster the development of our trainees into independent physician-scientists. To attain these goals, our program is structured for trainees to achieve appropriate medical knowledge and procedural skills in the field of digestive diseases, as well as to develop the interpersonal and communication skills and professional attitudes necessary to function as highly competent subspecialists in this field.


  • Medical Education Vision: To develop trusted leaders in healthcare that provide exceptional patient -centered care to the communities they serve.
  • Values: Integrity, Compassion, First-In-Class Collaboration, Engagement, Inclusion