Vision and Goals

Urban Universities for HEALTH (Health Equity through Alignment, Leadership and Transformation of the Health Workforce) is a partnership effort of the Coalition of Urban Serving Universities (USU)/Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (A-P-L-U) with the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) and the National Institutes of Health.

The long term vision of Urban Universities for HEALTH is to enhance and expand a culturally sensitive, diverse, and prepared health workforce that improves health and reduces health disparities in urban communities.

In order to achieve this vision, Urban Universities for HEALTH will:

Our strategy map further illustrates the process by which will pursue these goals and hold ourselves accountable for outcomes (click the images to enlarge):


Strategy Map Page 1

Strategy Map Page 2