About Us

The Howard University Health Sciences (HUHS) enterprise includes the Colleges of Medicine, Dentistry, and Pharmacy, Nursing and Allied Health Sciences. Since its inception, the HUHS has conferred over 25,000 doctoral and professional degrees to scientists and health care professionals, the majority whom are from underrepresented and disadvantaged populations.

The enterprise embraces the following guiding principles:

  • Vision:To lead in the advancement of healthcare and health equality, locally and globally
  • Mission:To provide exemplary education, service and research that promotes patient centered collaborative   care and advocate for the elimination of health disparities
  • Values:  Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, Excellence, Service [Cares]