Mission Statement


UAB Department of Neurosurgery's Mission

The mission of the UAB Department of Neurosurgery is to:
  1. Provide outstanding care to patients with neurosurgical diseases.
  2. Educate and train competent, compassionate, proficient, and expert neurosurgeons and neuroscientists and provide them with opportunities for teaching, research, scholarship and service.
  3. Make valuable and innovative contributions to the field of neuroscience through a diverse, rigorous enduring clinical and laboratory research effort.
  4. Forge partnerships and reach out to our community to improve health and quality of life throughout the state, nation and the world.