Malek School of Health Professions
Dean: Dr. Theresa Cappello
The School aims to support the mission of Marymount University to foster the individual development of each student and enable students to become competent health professionals.
Within an ethical framework and an open and welcoming environment for persons of all religions and cultures, the Malek School of Health Professions will
- provide student-centered, inquiry-guided, evidence-based, collaborative programs of study that meet and exceed professional standards and the needs of the community;
- enable students to develop a philosophy of professionalism and the skills necessary to become excellent health care professionals who contribute to the body of knowledge that supports best practices across the disciplines through education, research, and scholarship;
- provide visionary leaders in health promotion and health care delivery, who are developers of innovative health care systems, change agents, health care advocates, and members of professional organizations; and
- foster a commitment to lifelong learning and service to the community.