Vision and ambition

Our vision is for excellence in all that we do. Our collaboration and innovation will always focus on patient need.

Research will be driven by creativity and curiosity, with the desire to address unmet clinical and healthcare needs.

Our educational programmes will inspire our students and staff.

Our ambition

Our overall ambition is to feature consistently in the top ten medical schools in the UK. In achieving this ambition we will:

  • be at the forefront of world-leading medical research
  • provide an educational experience that fulfils our students
  • produce outstanding clinicians and researchers for the future
  • improve the health and wealth of the people of Cardiff, Wales and beyond
  • provide a professional business environment with strong fiscal controls and planned growth and development
  • ensure our staff are supported and encouraged to undertake career development to reach their maximum potential.

Our strategic plan

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School of Medicine strategy 2014 - 2019

16 June 2015

The strategic plan guides our decision-making and actions.

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