SHS Mission Statement


Our Mission Statement

To provide a collaborative, interprofessional culture that prepares highly-competent healthcare professionals who exhibit exemplary professionalism; provide culturally sensitive, mindful, patient/client-centered healthcare services; and actively contribute to the advancement of their professions and communities through leadership, scholarship  and service.

 Approved by SHS Faculty on August 16, 2016

The programs within the SHS are committed to our mission and include a wide array of face-to-face and online didactic, laboratory, and experiential activities (e.g., on-campus and off-campus clinical experiences) to meet that mission.


Emory, Va. Campus: P.O. Box 947, Emory, Va. 24327 (map)    276.944.4121
Marion, Va. Campus: 565 Radio Hill Rd., Marion, Va. 24354 (map)    276.944.6342 ·  276.781.7200