Goals and visions
The modern university is one of mankind’s most sophisticated institutions, and it is a privilege for us – the students and employees of the Faculty of Medicine – to help form the foundation for the healthy society of the future.The strategic plan for the Faculty of Medicine defines the strategic choices required for us to sustainably maintain a top-class faculty.
Strategic plan for the Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, 2019 – 2024
The strategic plan for 2019 – 2024 concerns the entire faculty and and has been decided by the Faculty Board.
Goals of the Faculty of Medicine
The Faculty of Medicine shall be a faculty where different perspectives and people come together, where breadth breeds excellence and tradition gives the freedom to break new ground. We shall be a knowledge-creating faculty where the quest for truth and the highest quality shall permeate all we do and where we defend people’s equal value.
We shall be a courageous faculty where innovation is associated with consideration and reflection and where the local meets the global. We shall be a faculty where we respect each other and safeguard what makes us eminent.
We shall be an educated faculty that creates sustainable conditions for cutting-edge health and medical care. We are a medical faculty that makes the world a better place – we exist to improve human life and health.
The ambitions for the strategic plan are outlined in the following five priority areas:
- Education and research shall be interwoven and competitive
- Active cooperation aimed at resolving challenges faced by society shall be encouraged
- National and international relationships and perspectives shall be strengthened
- The importance of teamwork, leadership and chiefship shall be clarified
- Activities at the faculty shall be supported by appropriate resources and tools
Read the Strategic plan for the Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, 2019–2024
Strategic plan for the Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, 2019 - 2024 (PDF 5,75 MB, new window)
Lund University Strategic Plan (comprehensive level)
Lund University Strategic Plan 2017-2026 (the central website at Lund University)