Who We Are
When you step inside the doors of the University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, you will find experts in research, education, administration, and supporting fields who are committed to solving complex health issues. Each day talented people across many disciplines come to work at UT Health Science Center to advance healthcare and improve quality of life. As part of the University of Texas System and the only university medical center in Northeast Texas, UT Health Science Center is able make a positive impact on the health of our region, Texas, and world through education, training, and research.
What We Do
Health Science Center is dedicated to benefiting human health and improving quality of life. As a university medical center, we achieve this by:
- Preparing the next generation of physicians and other health professionals through education
- Conducting research to save lives and improve health for future generations
- Providing cancer treatment at the UT Health Northeast MD Anderson Cancer Center and patient care in partnership with UT Health East Texas
Our Mission and Vision
Every day at UT Health Science Center, we look to our mission and vision to guide our education, research, and patient care initiatives.
To serve Northeast Texas and beyond through comprehensive education, innovative research, and excellent patient and community health in partnership with UT Health East Texas and cancer treatment at the UT Health Northeast MD Anderson Cancer Center.
We will be a great institution, unified in common purpose, to benefit human health and to improve quality of life.