Mission, Vision, and Values

Emory Healthcare is an integrated academic healthcare system committed to providing the best care for our patients, educating health professionals and leaders for the future, pursuing discovery research in all of its forms, including basic, clinical, and population-based research, and serving our community. As the clinical enterprise of the Robert W. Woodruff Health Sciences Center (WHSC) of Emory University (EU), EHC is dedicated to the unifying core purpose, core values, and strategic direction of the WHSC.


Improving the health of individuals and communities at home and throughout the world.


Be the leading academic health science center in transforming health and healing through education, discovery, prevention and care.


We exemplify excellence, Innovation and collaboration.
We treat everyone with respect, caring and compassion.
We embrace diversity, equity and inclusion.
We steward our resources responsibly to optimize value.
We serve with integrity.