The primary objectives of HST are to educate leaders in medicine and the biomedical sciences and to develop and conduct research programs that integrate engineering, science, and medicine toward the betterment of human health.
Consistent with professional roles, HST students, faculty, and staff will:
Commit to the highest standards of excellence in the practice of medicine and research. Fulfill responsibilities and be accountable for actions.
Maintain impeccable integrity and ethics both in laboratory and clinical endeavors.
Treat patients with respect and honesty. Be altruistic, empathetic, and compassionate in their treatment. Honor their right to confidentiality.
Treat colleagues, teachers, and students with respect and honesty. Communicate opinions in a constructive manner and encourage free discourse.