Penn Dental Medicine Mission Statement
To transform global oral health and well-being through exceptional clinical care, innovation, education, and research.
Penn Dental Medicine LEADS (Legacy, Empowerment, Aspiration, Discovery, Social Consciousness)
Penn Dental Medicine Vision & Philosophy
- Foster a humanistic environment where each individual in our diverse community is valued, respected and empowered.
- Treat our patients with compassion and respect, and provide exceptional evidence-based care.
- Honor Penn Dental Medicine’s legacy through transformative initiatives to solve the complex problems of today and tomorrow.
- Shape the global dental profession by teaching evidence-based knowledge and providing opportunities to pursue individualized development for life-long learning.
- Promote interdisciplinary collaborations that accelerate innovation and scientific discovery to address unmet needs in health.
- Mentor exceptional leaders in education, research and oral health.