Baylor College of Medicine is a health sciences university that creates knowledge and applies science and discoveries to further education, healthcare and community service locally and globally.

Our Vision

Improving health through science, scholarship and innovation

Our Values


  • We promote and support diversity, inclusion and equity
  • We value our colleagues and ourselves as the College’s most valuable assets
  • We earn the loyalty of those we serve through our commitment


  • Honesty, ethics and openness guide our interactions
  • We encourage transparent analysis of our policies, process, procedures and decisions
  • We are accountable for our actions


  • We lead through visionary innovation and creativity
  • We foster a healthy culture of change
  • We turn vision into action


  • We form mutually beneficial partnerships to achieve results
  • We look past ourselves to focus on the impact of our actions
  • We recognize all who contribute to our work


  • We focus on quality and value
  • We commit to continuous quality improvement for outstanding outcomes
  • We are effective and efficient