To educate and train globally-aware military surgeon-leaders for the Nation.
Create the premiere program of excellence for training globally-aware military surgeon-leaders for our Nation in support of National Security Strategy and the Department of Defense, involving military and state diplomacy. Our military surgeon-leaders must be technically proficient and knowledgeable surgeons and military officers as well as leaders of character and competence.
- Produce globally-aware military surgeon-leaders trained and ready to serve in low-resource and austere settings.
- Provide global surgery education and training for medical students and surgical residents.
- Serve as the U.S. Military’s subject matter expert for global surgery care and global trauma system development.
- Spearhead novel research to improve surgical care across the globe.