Mission/Vision Statement


  • Provide outstanding clinical care to our patients
  • Teach the next generation of physicians
  • Develop a culture of research & academic excellence to support UME and GME
  • Support the University, UHS and other partners to improve community health


  • Duty -- Caring for our patients, teaching our students, and building great programs to support them. This is a sacred mission, not just a job.
  • Respect -- for our patients, our students, our colleagues and teammates.
  • Integrity -- We make mistakes. Be forthright about them so that we can all learn and improve.
  • Teamwork -- Emergency Medicine more than any other specialty is unequivocally based on the ability of our team to function as a cohesive unit towards a shared goal.
Contact: WebTeam@uthscsa.edu
Updated: 8/1/2013
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