Mission & Values

Our Mission

Our mission is to build individual and organizational capacity to improve health by:

  • Working with partners to creatively address public health practice issues;
  • Translating public health research into practical resources; and
  • Providing professional development, planning, and evaluation services.

Our Values

UIC School of Public Health

We believe that:

  • Connecting and empowering people expands opportunity;
  • Growth and learning drive progress;
  • Health equity is a building block of a just society;¬†and
  • Ethical public health practice both draws from and contributes to the evidence base.