About CDU

About CDU

Our Vision, Mission and Values


Vision Statement

Excellent health and wellness for all persons, peoples and communities, in a world without health disparities. 

Mission Statement

The University develops a diverse group of health professional leaders who seek social justice, promote wellness, provide care with excellence and compassion, and are uniquely qualified to transform the health of underserved populations through outstanding education, research, and clinical services in the context of community engagement. 

CDU Values

Excellence  Accountability
Compassion  Diversity
Integrity    Legacy
Service    Community
Innovation   Leadership