At Penn Medicine, we are dedicated to discoveries that advance science, to outstanding patient care throughout the world, and to the education of physicians and scientists who carry on our legacy of excellence. We are a world-renowned academic medical center, and strive to improve the health and well-being of people through research, education, clinical care and community service. We are proud of our commitment to service and strive to use discovery and rigorous research to benefit our neighborhoods, our city and our world. We embrace the opportunity to teach others, to learn from our partners, and to care for patients with skill and dignity.
Our core values are: Excellence We will strive for excellence through creativity and innovation. Integrity We will be truthful, equitable and committed to intellectual honesty. Diversity We will foster intellectual, racial, social and cultural diversity. Professionalism We will achieve the highest standards of professionalism through ethical behavior, collaboration, self-education and respect for all members of Penn Medicine. Individual Opportunity We support equal opportunity and individual creativity and innovation. Teamwork and Collaboration We will support each other and promote collaboration with our colleagues and thoughtful stewardship of University and Penn Medicine resources. Tradition We will learn from our history, take responsibility for the future and promote the unique nature of the Penn environment.