Gambella Medical School Vision and Plan
Mission Statement: To transform health outcomes for the region of Gambella through high quality medical education and research, and provision of care for the community.
Vision: The Gambella region will have adequate physicians and other healthcare professionals committed to excellence in healthcare to meet the region’s needs.
The creation of a medical school in Gambella is an important step in transforming health outcomes in a region of the world that has known recent violence, chaos and suffering. Bringing high quality education to an area of recent conflict and inviting students specifically who can become part of the solution for regional health challenges is a unique model for improving health, providing jobs, and creating a future and hope for many.