The Kornberg School of Dentistry uses it's mission statement and goals as guiding principles for the school.

About TUKSoD: Mission and Goals of The Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry

Mission

The Kornberg School of Dentistry promotes health through the education of diverse general and specialty dentists; provides comprehensive, patient-centered, evidence-based and outcome-driven oral health care; and, engages in research, scholarly activities and community service.

Vision

We shape the future by educating oral health professionals who are leaders in providing ethical, scientifically-based and quality oral health.

Goals

The goals of the School of Dentistry are to:

  1. The School recruits, admits, and graduates a diverse student population in terms of gender, race, ethnicity, and socioeconomic status.
  2. The School educates students to become competent dentists and specialists for the provision of comprehensive, patient-centered, evidence-based and outcome driven oral health care.
  3. Faculty and students engage in research and scholarly activities to develop new knowledge and use the best available scientific evidence in education and patient care.
  4. KSOD dental students receive diverse experiences through engagement with community and professional organizations.