The mission of the Global Health Initiative at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Nursing is to construct a sustainable framework to build innovative interprofessional teamwork, develop capacity, and advance global health through education, research, practice, and scholarship.
The vision of the Global Health Initiative at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Nursing is to impact human health and well being globally while building knowledge and understanding to foster partnerships.
Values are the principles that guide our day-to-day behaviors, actions, and relationships with each other and those we serve.
Compassion & respect
Commitment to the individuals, families, societies, and populations we serve
Integrity, ethics & justice
Professional practice striving for excellence and access for all according to established standards of practice
Advocacy & collaboration
Support for global communities through advocacy and networking to promote maximum levels of wellness through sustainable health–related initiatives
Global Health Steering Committee
- Dr. Chris Esperat
- Ms. Toni Lowrance
- Dr. Amy Moore
- Dr. Linda McMurry
- Dr. Kelly Mosely
- Ms. Laura Opton
- Dr. Kathy Sridaromont
- Dr. Wendy Thal